Kristopher Ardis, Maxim Integrated
The physically unclonable function (PUF) is not a new idea: security experts have been excited by the technology for years. However, no reliable and cost-effective integrated circuits (ICs) with integrated PUF techn...
Stuxnet. Black Hat insulin pump hack. Jeeps driving off the side of the road. Mirai botnet malware. It used to be difficult to argue that embedded devices need security, and even more difficult to convince designers to factor it into their designs. After these attacks, the argument hardly needs to be made: connected, embedded devices [...]