Malicious Code on Java Card Smartcards: Attacks and Countermeasures

@inproceedings{Mostowski2008MaliciousCO,
  title={Malicious Code on Java Card Smartcards: Attacks and Countermeasures},
  author={Wojciech Mostowski and Erik Poll},
  booktitle={CARDIS},
  year={2008}
}
When it comes to security, an interesting difference between Java Card and regular Java is the absence of an on-card bytecode verifier on most Java Cards. In principle this opens up the possibility of malicious, ill-typed code as an avenue of attack, though the Java Card platform offers some protection against this, notably by code signing. This paper gives a comprehensive overview of vulnerabilities and possible runtime countermeasures against ill-typed code, and describes results of… CONTINUE READING
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