Hardware Trojans – Prevention , Detection , Countermeasures ( A Literature Review )

A Hardware Trojan is a malicious, undesired, intentional modification of an electronic circuit or design, resulting in the incorrect behaviour of an electronic device when in operation – a back-door that can be inserted into hardware. A Hardware Trojan may be able to defeat any and all security mechanisms (software or hardware-based) and subvert or augment… CONTINUE READING