Author(s): Karim Eldefrawy, Gene Tsudik, Aurélien Francillon and Daniele Perito

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Date: 8 Feb 2012

Document Type: Briefing Papers

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Associated Event: NDSS Symposium 2012


We construct a hardware security architecture (called SMART) for efficient and secure establishment of a dynamic root of trust in remote embedded devices. It is geared towards low-end MCUs and requires minimal hardware changes. Its feasibility and practicality are demonstrated on two common MCU platforms: AVR and MSP430.