CAD for Assurance of Electronic Systems

Trojan Metrics


The metric used in our framework is a vector-based comprehensive coverage metric that quantifies the overall trust of an IP considering both vulnerabilities and direct malicious modifications. We use a variable weighted sum of a design’s functional coverage, structural coverage, and asset coverage to assess an IP’s integrity. Designers can also effectively use our trust metric to compare the relative trustworthiness of functionally equivalent third-party IPs.

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Cruz, Jonathan; Mishra, Prabhat; Bhunia, Swarup

The Metric Matters: The Art of Measuring Trust in Electronics Proceedings Article

In: Proceedings of the 56th Annual Design Automation Conference 2019, Association for Computing Machinery, Las Vegas, NV, USA, 2019, ISBN: 9781450367257.

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Hoque, Tamzidul; Cruz, Jonathan; Chakraborty, Prabuddha; Bhunia, Swarup

Hardware IP Trust Validation: Learn (the Untrustworthy), and Verify Proceedings Article

In: International Test Conference (ITC), ITC IEEE, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-5386-8382-8.

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Chakraborty, Rajat Subhra; Wolff, Francis; Paul, Somnath; Papachristou, Christos; Bhunia, Swarup

MERO: A Statistical Approach for Hardware Trojan Detection Proceedings Article

In: Clavier, Christophe; Gaj, Kris (Ed.): Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems - CHES 2009, pp. 396-410, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2009, ISBN: 978-3-642-04138-9.

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