Special Section on Secure Computer Architectures

  title={Special Section on Secure Computer Architectures},
  author={Patrick Schaumont and Ruby B. Lee and Ronald Perez and Guido Bertoni},
  journal={IEEE Trans. Computers},
The papers in this special section focus on security in computer architectures. Computer architectures are profoundly affected by a new security landscape, caused by the dramatic evolution of information technology over the past decade. First, secure computer architectures have to support a wide range of security applications that extend well beyond the desktop environment, and that also include handheld, mobile, and embedded architectures, as well as high-end computing servers. Second, secure…