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CV Summit Pitch Event WEF Davos, Switzerland 21.01.2020

CV Summit Pitch Event WEF, Davos Switzerland. Date : 21.01.2020 asvin will pitch at the CV Summit Pitch Event WEF on 21.01.20 in Davos, Switzerland. We expect a great, exciting event ! https://blockchainsummit.ch

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TTN Conference 2020, 30.01-31.01.2020 in Amsterdam

TTN Conference 2020 Date : 30.01.-31.01.2020 Don’t miss Rohit Bohara’s talk at The Things Conference in Amsterdam. The TTN Conference is the World’s Largest LoRaWAN® Conference https://www.thethingsnetwork.or

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Munich Security Conference, 14.02.-16.02.2020, Munich, Germany

Munich Security Conference Germany from 14.02.-16.02.20.  Meet Mirko Ross at the Munich Security Conference from 14.02.-16.02.20 in Munich. Mirko is invited to the Siemens Charter of Trust C-Level event https://securityconference.org

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Allianz 4.0 Stearing Board Meeting Stuttgart 17.02.2020

Allianz 4.0 Stearing Board Meeting in Stuttgart Date : 17.02.2020 Mirko Ross meets the Secretary of economic BW at the Allianz 4.0 Stearing Board Meeting in Stuttgart on 17.02.20. https://www.i40-bw.de

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Cybersicherheitsforum BW in Stuttgart, 19.02.2020

Cybersicherheitsforum BW in Stuttgart Date : 19.02.2020 Am 19.02.2020 spricht CEO Mirko Ross im Cybersicherheitsforum über Start ups als Motoren für Cybersicherheit. Nehmen Sie, zusammen mit anderen Unternehmern aus der Region, an einem interessanten Austausch teil. Erfahren Sie mehr über aktuellen Themen zu Künstlicher Intelligenz und Cybersicherheit. Melden Sie sich jetzt an : https://cybersicherheitsforum-bw.de

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Integration of The Things Network and MindSphere

It is a new year and I present you all a new chapter on LoRaWAN technology. In this blog, I will take you to the next step of IoT device integration. IoT Devices and Data The Internet of Things technology has opened doors of innovation in connectivity, safety, security, production, remote monitoring, finance, healthcare etc. The […]

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Mobile World Congress, 24.02.-27.02.2020, Barcelona, Spain

Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain Date : 24.02.-27.02.2020 We will exhibit at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Meet the asvin team in hall 6 booth 6M8. We are looking forward to your visit ! https://www.mwcbarcelona.com

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Building IoT in Essen, Germany 02.03.-04.03.2020

Building IoT in Essen, Germany Date : 02.03.-04.03.2020  From 02.03.-04.03.2020 the Building IoT will take place in Essen. The Software Developer Conference on Internet of Things and Industry 4.0. Visit the one Day Workshop on IoT Security Patterns by CEO Mirko Ross. https://www.buildingiot.de

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Command & Control, Munich, Germany 04.03.2020

Command & Control in Munich, Germany Date : 04.03.2020  The european cybersecurity summit Command & Control opens its doors from 03.03.2020 to 04.03.2020. https://www.command-control.com/de/

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Living Bits and Things, Portoroz / Slovenia, 19.03.2020 – 20.03.2020

Living Bits and Things, Portoroz / Slovenia Date : 19.03.-20.03.2020 10th edition of the Internet of Things event. Living bits and things 2020 is the leading digital transformation event in the central and east Europe (CEE). asvin CEO Mirko Ross will speak at Living bits and things about cyber security in the Internet of Things. https://www.livingbitsandthings.com

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SecIT by heise Hannover 2020 from 25.03.-26.03.2020

SecIT by heise 2020 in Hannover/Germany Date : 25.03.2020 A top-class lecture program awaits you at the secIT-by Heise IT Security fair in Hanover. Do not miss the lecture “Hack`n Secure” by Mirko Ross on 26.03. https://sec-it.heise.de

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GMIS Conference Hannover Fair from 20.04.2020 – 21.04.2020

GMIS Conference Hannover Fair Date : 20.04.2020 – 21.04.2020 The global manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit GMIS  starts from 20.04.-21.04.2020 in Hannover. We’re in. Meet asvin CEO Mirko Ross in Hannover. https://www.gmisummit.com

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Hannover Fair from 20.04.2020 – 23.04.2020

Hannover Fair, Germany Date : 20.04.2020 – 23.04.2020 From 20.04.2020 – 23.04.2020 the Hannover Fair opens its doors. Siemens invited Mirko Ross to contribute to Cybersecurity Topics. It will be exciting! https://www.hannovermesse.de

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Invest Leading Fair / TV Panel ARD / Phönix Stuttgart/Germany 24.04.2020 – 25.04.2020

Invest – Leading trade fair and congress for finance and investments in Stuttgart/Germany Date : 24.04.-25.04.2020 CEO Mirko Ross is on site and speaks on the panel discussion about IoT Security and how to protect against malware attacks.Panel Discussion will be broadcasted on Phönix TV. https://www.messe-stuttgart.de

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Internet of Things has a Sustainability Problem and Cybersecurity will Amplify

Internet of Things products will become more unstainable than unconnected products due shorter product lifecycles and the fact, that products will become harder to repair due new security features. My Dishwasher had a defect. It was not heating water anymore and by that the cleaning results got insufficient. Buying a new one, would lead into […]

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HTTP Integration on TTN

Paxcounter and TTN In the last post, I explained the bootstrapping and use cases of Paxcounter device based on ESP32 microcontroller and Sx1276 LoRa chip. I also demonstrated the integration of the Paxcounter with The Things Network (TTN). We were also able to receive data from the Paxcounter and send commands back to it on […]

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asvin.io has been selected for the CVLabs Incubator

asvin.io has been selected for the CVLabs Incubator in the Crypto Valley Zug in Switzerland. The Team has outperformed international competition and is one Start Up which is joining the Batch 2 of the CV Labs Incubator. Next 3 Months asvin.io will work together with experts, mentors and investors in the Crypto Valley to enhance […]

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EU plant Standards für Cybersicherheit

EU Cybersecurity Act beschäftigt sich mit der Zertifizierung von IoT-Geräten. Bereits am 27. Juni 2019 traf sich der Cybersecurity Act in Brüssel um die Pläne einheitlicher Standards für Cybersicherheit in Europa zu konkretisieren. Experten für CyberSecurity beschäftigen sich derzeit mit der Umsetzung einer Zertifizierung für IoT Produkte. Zielsetzung ist gemeinsam mit der Europäischen Kommission und […]

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Wanna Count Number of People in the Proximity of Your Point of Interest?

People and Business When we talk about a successful product or a company, most of the time our conversation revolves around same set of questions such as, “what is the underlying design & technology ? what does separate it from others?, what is the business model ?” etc. We fail to stress the importance of […]

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Cyber Attacks on IOT Devices

The cyber attacks on IoT devices have accelerated unprecedentedly. F-Secure security researchers are sounding the alarm. In the first half of 2019, there were already over 2.9 billion attacks. This is a tripling of cyber attacks on HoneyPots. As the number of IoT devices in use worldwide increases, so does the attack surface. But first […]

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An Efficient Procedure to Develop, Deploy and Monitor Iterative Performance Tests for IoT-FOTA Platform

IoT Devices and The World’s Population We live in a time where having a machine to merely perform a basic task, for an instance brewing a coffee,  heating water is not enough. We want a smart solution which is user-friendly, intuitive and equipped with modern communication technologies e.g. Bluetooth, WiFi, NFC etc. We are surrounded […]

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We are onboard to the Mass Challenge Accelerator Lausanne

asvin.io has been selected by 1.000+ Startups to onboard to the Mass Challenge Switzerland Accelerator Lausanne. https://masschallenge.org By that we have now an Office Space in: asvin GmbH Mass Challenge Switzerland Chemin du Chlosel 5, 1020 Renens  

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DIN Spezifikation für IOT Geräte

Am 06.05.2019 veröffentlichte Das deutsche Institut für Normung (DIN) erstmals eine Spezifikation zur Informationssicherheit von IoT Geräten. Diese Spezifikation enthält IT Sicherheitsanforderungen und Empfehlungen zur Nutzung von privaten IoT Geräte. Ein wichtiger Schritt um endlich einen Mindestsicherheitstandart für Smart Home Produkte einzuführen. Den die Sicherheitslücken in den internetfähigen IoT Geräte sind enorm. Cyper Kriminalität nimmt […]

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A Pattern Language for Trust, Security and Privacy in Internet of Things Development

The Internet of Things has a problem: less knowledge on designing and programing secure and privacy respecting products. Developers and vendors often failing, because they fail on solving frequent tasks, which are recurring challenges for many IoT projects and products. In 1960’s in the book “A Pattern Languages” by Architect Christopher Alexander described the principle […]

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Cybersicherheit einmal ganz anders: Japan hackt seine Bürger und Firmen!

Der 20. Februar dürfte in die Geschichte des Internets eingehen: Zum ersten Mal überhaupt führt eine Regierung einen angekündigten Cyberangriff auf ihre eigenen Bürger und Firmen durch. 200 Millionen Geräte will Japan angreifen, um die Verwundbarkeit aufzuzeigen – und Bürger und Unternehmen zu einem sichereren Umgang im Netz zu bewegen. Mirko Ross, europäischer Top-Experte für […]

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Startup of the Week!

🏆 We have been awarded as Startup of the Week by Cybersecurity Startup Observatory! Thanks for this honor! Our Mission is starting 2019 with such great moment!

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Welcome 2019!

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We are selected to join Cybersicherheitsrat Deutschland Startup HUB!

We take care on Cybersecurity in Internet of Things. Now asvin.io has been invited by the German Cybersecurity Council to join their Startup-Hub. It’s a pleasure to join and we are looking forward to work with you. Let’s make the IoT safe and secure.

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We won European Open Call for Testbed Experiments!

Great news: we have been selected to apply Asvin.io in European Fed4Fire experiments. Identify critical parameters of IoT device update distribution under high scale and various bandwidth conditions.  

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asvin überzeugt Fachpublikum in München

asvin.io exhibitor at Command & Control Event Munich

München ganz im Zeichen der Cybersicherheit: Zum ersten Mal bringt der neue Kongress Command Control internationale Experten zusammen. Das Thema: Werden die Chancen der Digitalisierung genutzt, wird Cyber Security zum Wachstumshebel für Firmen. Das Stuttgarter Unternehmen asvin beteiligt sich an der dreitägigen Veranstaltung und präsentiert seine Lösung unter anderem im Start-up Programm der Command Control. […]

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ESP Microcontroller Update with asvin.io

Secure Update for Internet of Things by asvin.io Seal

Here we go: we setup a demo video of our ESP-8266 Microcontroller update distribution via asvin.io. In the demo we show how to apply an over the air update on a group of microcontroller by the asvin mobile interface. It’s just as simple to trigger the update as it looks in the video. A perfect […]

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Threat Landscape in Internet of Things

IoT Device Threat Landscape

With rise of IoT devices potential threats for services and applications are increasing. On part 3 of my blog posting I will have a deeper look into the threat landscape of Internet of Things, to raise the awareness on potential attacking vectors and how to improve resilience in IoT Systems. There is no doubt that […]

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The Mindset of Criminal Botnet Operators

Change the perspective of thinking to secure Internet of Things infrastructure. In my 2nd posting I want to have a deeper look into the mindset of Botnet operators to get a better understanding on their motivation. Or in other words, let’s join a journey to think as a criminal. By that you get insights to […]

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It’s the Open Port, stupid!

Secure Update for Internet of Things by asvin.io Seal

Why security in the Internet of Things is suffering from rather basic device misconfiguration This is the 1st blog post of a series following up the next weeks, to discuss the main pain points in Internet of Things Security and what we can do to sove them. 2016 the Mirai Botnet was shacking the global […]

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We need more trust and security in the Internet of Things

Secure Update for Internet of Things by asvin.io Seal

By the rise of up to 20-30 billion connected devices with in the next 2 years the Internet of Things (IoT) industries is in more need of product reliability. This includes the demand to keep IoT products safe during their lifetime. Today this is already a big challenge. With more and more devices at the […]

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First public demonstration of asvin.io at 10th Stuttgarter Security Congress

asvin.io CEO Mirko Ross is explaining the IoT update distribution to Dr. Bruno Kahl - president of Bundesnachrichtendienst Germany (BND)

What a feedback! Our team worked hard the past week to finish the asvin.io showcases. Now we lifted the curtain and showed an over the air secure microcontroller update via asvin.io dashboard and mobile app interface at the 10th Stuttgarter Security Congress. We’ve got an overwhelming feedback from security and industry experts during the congress […]

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Our Mission

asvin mission: healing the Internet of Things

“As’vin” (sankskrit) is the name of the divine twins, the healer of gods in Hindu mythology. The spirit of these twins is embedded into the core mission of asvin.io: Healing the Internet of Things from security flaws and vulnerabilities by providing an easy and blockchain secured update distribution service.

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