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1. (WO2018200208) SECURE TWO-WAY BEACON IN AN INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) SYSTEM

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/200208    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/027156
Publication Date: Fri Nov 02 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Apr 12 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: H04W 4/06
Applicants: AFERO, INC.
Inventors: BRITT, Joe
GIBBS, Benjamin K.
ALTIN, Dan
Title: SECURE TWO-WAY BEACON IN AN INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) SYSTEM
Abstract:
An apparatus and method are described for implementing a 2-way beacon. For example, one embodiment of an apparatus comprises: a beacon to transmit a first advertisement packet associated with 1-way functions available from the beacon and to further transmit a second advertisement packet associated with 2-way functions available from the beacon; the first advertisement packet to cause an app and/or hub to be initialized on a mobile device; and the second advertisement packet to cause the beacon to establish a first secure communication channel to a cloud service through the app and/or hub.