Category Archives: Security

How to make a small, low-cost, remote accessible security camera with an ESP32

In our former blog post ‘RTSP P2P streaming through Nabto‘, where we talked about how to create an app that enabled remote accesses to an RTSP camera, we used a large Linux-based camera. Later on, we have received many requests on how to do the same type of integration to a ‘low-cost’ WI-FI module-based camera […]

Pairing and Access Control: Part 2 – Client Implementation

Update: This post is about access control in Nabto 4/Micro. For modern access control in Nabto 5/Edge, see the intro to security in Nabto Edge. Also see the general comparison of Nabto 4/Micro (uNabto) and Nabto 5/Edge. This is the second blog post of the two posts about access control in Nabto. The first post […]

Pairing and Access Control: Part 1 – Intro and Device

Update: This post is about access control in Nabto 4/Micro. For modern access control in Nabto 5/Edge, see the intro to security in Nabto Edge. Also see the general comparison of Nabto 4/Micro (uNabto) and Nabto 5/Edge. This blog post is the first of two that describe all the steps necessary to implement a paired […]

Secure App Access to Raspberry Pi Camera

In this post we will show you how to set up a standard USB webcam with a Raspberry Pi (RPI) and the Nabto platform for easy access and high security: There are already many good guides out there that demonstrate how to setup a webcam with the RPI – but they all leave the reader […]

Security in Nabto P2P/IoT solutions

Security in IoT and especially in home security solutions has been subject for several recent articles and debate, for instance see http://thenewstack.io/snooping-webcam-reveals-security-dangers-internet-things/. Since the article above covers the general security issues of P2P, the same concerns of course apply to Nabto based solutions – this post addresses these concerns and summarizes the security principles of our […]