Internet of Things Garage

Exploring Privacy in IoT

This project explores the privacy issues in Internet of Things domain. The objective is to thoroughly review and identify privacy challenges from different stakeholder point of views and potential research directions to address them. The outcome of this project improves our understanding of privacy matter in IoT domain and findings are expected to be fed into various upcoming projects.





The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is an independent Australian federal government agency responsible for scientific research.


The European Research Council (ERC) is a public body for funding of scientific and technological research conducted within the European Union (EU).


Nader Sohrabi Safa, Carsten Maple, Steve Furnell,Muhammad Ajmal Azad, Charith Perera, Mohammad Dabbagh, Mehdi Sookhak, Deterrence and prevention-based model to mitigate information security insider threats in organisations, Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS), Volume 97, Pages 587–597, 2018 (11)

Balkis Abidi, Sadok Ben Yahia, Charith Perera, Hybrid Microaggregation for Privacy-Preserving Data Mining, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing (AIHC), Pages 1-16, 2018

Charith Perera, Chang Liu, Rajiv Ranjan, Lizhe Wang, Albert Y. Zomaya, Privacy Knowledge Modelling in Internet of Things: A Look Back, IEEE Computer Magazine, Volume 49, Issue 12, Pages 60-68, 2016 (8)

Charith Perera, Rajiv Ranjan, Lizhe Wang, End-to-End Privacy for Open Big Data Markets, IEEE Cloud Computing Magazine , Volume 2, Issue 4, Pages 44-53, 2015 (9)

Charith Perera, Rajiv Ranjan, Lizhe Wang, Samee U. Khan, and Albert Y. Zomaya, Big Data Privacy in the Internet of Things Era, IEEE IT Professional Magazine, Volume 17, Issue 3, Pages 32-39, 2015 (7)