PUF, The Magic Cybersecurity?
2020-02-10 | 3 min read
One important aspect of cybersecurity is ensuring that the hardware is authentic. Researchers Rohith Prasad Challa, Sheikh Ariful Islam, and Srinivas Katkoori, Ph.D. at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa are studying a hardware authentication method that ironically uses something circuit design engineers usually try to avoid. The USF team describes this method in their paper, An SR Flip-Flop based Physical Unclonable Function for Hardware Security.