Sabotage checking chip

The outsourcing of microchip and fabrication worldwide is now worth in excess of $350billion but it is an industry whose supply chain is vulnerable to those looking to install malicious circuitry. This malicious circuitry, described as a ‘Trojan Horse’ may look harmless but can allow attackers to sabotage healthcare devices; public infrastructure; and financial, military, or government electronics.

  • A chip that checks for sabotage

    The outsourcing of microchip and fabrication worldwide is now worth in excess of $350billion but it is an industry whose supply chain is vulnerable to those looking to install malicious circuitry. This malicious circuitry, described as a ‘Trojan Horse’ may ... Read More
  • Semiconductor distribution market slows in second quarter

    Growth rate for European semiconductor distribution slowed down through Spring quarter. According to Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists (DMASS), sales in the second quarter grew by 2.15% to €1.86billion over the same ... Read More
  • AES crypto processing technology for IoT devices

    A technique for compressing the computations of encryption and decryption operations, known as Galois field arithmetic operations, has been developed by a team from Tohoku University.

    With this technique, the team is said to have developed the ...
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  • Tinahe-2 supercomputer to process SKA data

    An international team has developed a software system to manage data from the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope and they are running a protoype on the ‘Tianhe-2’ supercomputer in China.

    “It is known as the SKA Science Data Processor, or the ...
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