Opening Doors with JSON Web Tokens


Let’s connect our front door to the internet! What could possibly go wrong? Securing IoT is hard, and the last thing we want to do is let some stranger in!

Let’s take a step back and consider other ways of securing that door, and granting access remotely, without connecting your door to the internet, while adhering to common protocols and data formats throughout.

In this talk, you will learn:

  • how JSON Web Tokens can be used to transmit credentials to an air-gapped device;
  • how this process can still allow someone to grant remote access;
  • how to apply this theory to other IoT devices; and
  • how this theory can help even in IoT devices that need direct internet access.

The talk includes a live demo, featuring an actual door.

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Previously Presented At

International PHP Conference
Starts: 3 Jun 2019
Ends: 7 Jun 2019
The International PHP Conference is the world’s first PHP conference, with top-notch pragmatic expertise from internationally renowned experts from the PHP industry.
Where: Berlin, Germany
ConFoo 2019
Starts: 13 Mar 2019
Ends: 15 Mar 2019
ConFoo is the gold standard of software development conferences. The 2019 edition will take place from March 13th to March 15th 2019, at the Hotel Bonaventure in beautiful downtown Montreal.
Where: Montreal, Canada

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