Ruwan Welaratna

Ruwan Welaratna


Co-founder and CEO of Evo Inc. Ruwan’s background is in DSP and sensor fusion. His interest in embedded systems and distributed system design led to cofounding Evo and joining the nascent world of consumer IoT. Evo’s mission is to help families stay connected.



Topic: A Systematic Approach to Securing a Linux-based Consumer IoT Device



Linux is an attractive platform to create powerful IoT devices. However it presents a large attack surface. We describe our approach to analyzing and addressing security weaknesses in a Linux-based WiFi smart baby monitor.