Shodan and Censys: Finding Hidden Parts On the Internet With Special Search Engines


Shodan and Censys

Our digital lives connect massive things with the Internet. Starting with Smartphones, Wi-Fi routers, Surveillance Camera, Smart TV, SCADA networks and leading to traffic light management systems are exposed to the internet.

In 2016 impact of Mirai botnet attack, which was orchestrated as a distributed denial-of-service attack affects 300,000 vulnerable Internet of Things devices.

IoT device data privacy and integrity is another rising pain, voice assistive devices such as Amazon Echo and Google Home.

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