Security protocols for the Cloud-oriented Internet of Things (SeCIoT) is an international research project funded by the Università Italo-Francese (UIF) / Université Franco-Italienne (UFI) under the Galileo Programme 2016-2017.

Involved partners:

  • University of Parma (teams DSG, IoTLab, NetSecLab), Parma, Italy
  • LIG Lab (team Drakkar), Grenoble, France


  1. Energy-efficient mechanisms for data security
  2. Energy-efficient schemes for secure data communication
  3. Energy-efficient algorithms for secure cloud services
  4. Integration and implementation of the proposed protocols on experimental platforms


  • O. Alphand et al., IoTChain: a Blockchain Security Architecture for the Internet of Things, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Barcelona, Spain, April 2018