Issue No. 01 - January/February (2010 vol. 27)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MDT.2010.27
Miodrag Potkonjak , University of California, Los Angeles
<p>These are the best, and the worst, of times for hardware security. Numerous factors—such as limited controllability and observability—facilitate an essentially unlimited potential for attacks. The revolutionary concept of physical unclonable functions (PUFs), developed in 2002, has emerged as an important means for resolving security problems.</p>
hardware security, cryptographic protocol, physical unclonable functions, PUFs
M. Potkonjak, "Variability: For headache and profit," in IEEE Design & Test of Computers, vol. 27, no. , pp. 96-98, 2010.