Issue No.10 - October (2010 vol.43)
Jarrod A. Roy , IBM Corp
Igor L. Markov , University of Michigan
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2010.284
An effective technique to combat IC piracy is to render infringement impractical by making physical tampering unprofitable and attacks computationally infeasible. EPIC accomplishes this using a novel low-overhead combinational chip-locking system and a chip-activation protocol based on public-key cryptography.
Jarrod A. Roy, Igor L. Markov, "Ending Piracy of Integrated Circuits", Computer, vol.43, no. 10, pp. 30-38, October 2010, doi:10.1109/MC.2010.284