IoT goes nuclear: Creating a Zigbee chain reaction


#1

Don’t know if anyone posted this here yet or not, but I found this interesting: https://blog.acolyer.org/2017/06/22/iot-goes-nuclear-creating-a-zigbee-chain-reaction/


#2

That blog article is new, but the paper that it references was released in Autumn 2016 and it was discussed in depth in the forums at that time.

Phillips released a patch to close the vulnerability within a couple of weeks of the paper appearing, so it’s old news.

http://www.ledinside.com/news/2016/11/philips_lighting_rebut_media_claims_of_hue_bulbs_virus_infection

And here the official zigbee alliance statement from November 2016

http://www.zigbee.org/zigbee-alliance-statement-on-security/