CAD for Assurance of Electronic Systems

Defending HMDs against Adversarial Attacks

By: Abraham Kuruvila, Shamik Kundu and Kanad Basu (University of Texas at Dallas)

Stage: On-Field


This repository aims to protect Hardware-based Malware Detectors (HMDs) against adversarial attacks. This tool specifically deals with tools made of Hardware Performance Counters


Kanad Basu

Input/Output Interface

  • Input: Any software program running on a processor (ARM or x86)
  • Output: Classification whether it is a Malware or Benign program


Perf from Linux


Kuruvila, Abraham Peedikayil; Kundu, Shamik; Basu, Kanad

Defending Hardware-based Malware Detectors against Adversarial Attacks Journal Article

In: arXiv preprint arXiv:2005.03644, 2020.

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