The End of Hacking: Counterfeit-proof Computer Chips

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by Searching_ _ _, Mar 19, 2011.

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  1. Searching_ _ _

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    Fingerprint Makes Computer Chips Counterfeit-Proof - Science Daily
     
  2. J_L

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    How is it the end of hacking? I bet you can hack the PUF as well.
     
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    Hardware hacking.

    In order to hack the PUF, one would need to interact with the PUF. This would change its state, which means the hack would fail. It's sort of like the HUP in quantum mechanics.
     
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