IOT Security Testing?

IOT security testing is a type of cybersecurity testing to validate the integrity of IOT devices on the network. Given the modern requirements to deliver a more secure, faster and reliable set of devices.

There is a huge demand to access, create, use and share data from one device to another. The thrust is to provide greater insight and control over various interconnected IOT devices throughout the entire network. Hence, the need for an IOT testing framework.

Types of Testing in IOT

Testing for IoT devices broadly revolves around Security, Analytics, Device, Networks, Processors, Operating Systems, Platforms and Standards.

Testing for Usability:

Users use a wide variety of gadgets with various shapes and form factors. Furthermore, the perspective differs from one user to the next. As a result, in IoT testing, assessing the system’s usability is critical.

Testing for Compatibility:

The Internet of Things (IoT) technology may connect a wide range of devices. The software and hardware configurations of these devices vary. As a result, the number of conceivable combinations is enormous. As a result, it’s critical to examine the IoT system’s compatibility.

Testing for Reliability and Scalability:

Services TestingFalseTrueTrueTrue
Operational TestingTrueTrueFalseFalse

Why choose strongbox IT’s IoT security services?

Align with compliances – Our IoT security testing is completely based on global standards and we help in auditing compliance where you cater your services.

QA teams can scale test cases based on product demand from one development cycle to the next because of automation based test cases

Decrease hardware resources by simulating the behaviour of the actual component accurately, eliminating the time and access constraints for real devices.

Reduce time to market – We offer high reactivity and quality testing services and help you to stay ahead of the deadlines.

Building an IoT test environment that involves emulation of sensors using virtualization tools and technologies requires a high level of reliability and scalability.

Testing for Data Integrity:

Since IoT testing involves a significant number of data and applications, make sure the data integrity is checked.

Security testing:

Many users in the IoT context have access to a large amount of data. As a result, it is critical to authenticate users and implement data privacy protections as part of security testing.

Performance Evaluation:

Performance testing is necessary for establishing and implementing a systematic approach to IoT testing.

IOT elements Testing TypesSensorApplicationNetworkBackend (Data Center)
Functional TestingTrueTrueFalseFalse
Usability TestingTrueTrueFalseFalse
Security TestingTrueTrueTrueTrue
Performance TestingFalseTrueTrueTrue