Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems - CHES 2009

Volume 5747 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp 220-224

Crypto Engineering: Some History and Some Case Studies

(Extended Abstract)
  • Christof PaarAffiliated withChair for Embedded Security, Electrical Engineering and Information Sciences Dept., Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Abstract of the Extended Abstract.

In this extended abstract, I will first try to describe briefly the developments in the cryptographic engineering community over the last decade. After this, some hopefully instructive case studies about cryptographic implementations in the real world will be given.