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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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Lecture IT Security Expo it-sa 08.10.-10.10.2019 Nuremberg

it-sa Leading trade fair for IT security in Europe. Find out about new Trends and Innovations in the security sector. Listen to the Speech of CEO Mirko Ross on 08.10.2019 at 16.45 in Nuremberg. www.it-sa.de

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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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