Hacking intelligent buildings using KNX and Zigbee networks

Yong Yang, HuiYu Wu and YuXiang Li of the Tencent Blade Team have concentrated on probing KNX, a network communications protocol for building automation that is often used in large public places (stadiums, hotels, airports) and industrial facilities, and Zigbee, communication protocol widely used in home automation systems. They’ve come up with a new attack method to take control of KNX network components and use that access to tamper with them.

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