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Hardware Security Extensions

Hardware Security Extensions  

Seminare 2 SWS / 5 ECTS
Veranstalter: Fabian Franzen
Zeit und Ort:

Preliminary Meeting: Thursday, 8.7.2021, 14:00 h, virtual meeting

Access details:

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Meeting Room Name:   Seminar WS21/22: Hardware Security Extensions		
Meeting Room Number: 979164286
Guest PIN: 378748

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The lecture is given in german and english / Die Veranstaltung wird in Deutsch und Englisch gehalten
The slides are available in english
The exam will be in english

#Title/Titel:  How CPUs gain our trust: Hardware Security Extensions

Bachelor/Master Seminar


#Teilnehmerzahl: 10



- CHERI architecture

- Memory Tagging

- Pointer Authentication Frameworks



- ARM TrustZone

- Intel Total Memory Encryption

- RISC-V Keystone

- History and Development of TPM

- ARM Secury Hypervisor

- ARM v9 CCA


Students are welcome to suggest own topics.



- Understanding of Hardware Security Extensions and attack vectors

- Preparing and writing a scientific paper in LaTeX (english, 8-10 pages LNCS)

- Presenting a scientific topic (german/english) 30 minutes + 15 minutes discussion

- Active participation



- IN0009 Grundlagen: Betriebssysteme und Systemsoftware

- IN0004 Einführung in die Rechnerarchitektur

- preferable: IN2209 IT Sicherheit


#Organisation / Organisation

- Seminar: 2 SWS / 5 ECTS

- Organisation: Konrad Hohentanner, Vincent Ahlrichs

- Time and location: - Preliminary meeting 8.7.2021, 14:00, virtual meeting

- This course will be held as a block seminar


The slides are available in english.

The report and slides need to be in english.

The presentation can be held in englisch or german, depending on the group.

Die Präsentation kann in Abhängigkeit der Seminargruppe in Deutsch oder Englisch gehalten werden.


Premeeting Slides

Konrad Hohentanner
Department Secure Operating Systems
Fraunhofer Institute for Applied and Integrated Security AISEC
Lichtenbergstraße 11, 85748 Garching near Munich, Germany
Ansprechpartner: konrad.hohentanner@aisec.fraunhofer.de