ESS 2016

Embedded System Security

Please note that the lecture and the lab are cancelled on 10. June

Organizational Matters

  • Lecture [2 SWS]
    • Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi
    • Date: Every Friday from 11:40 am to 13:20 pm
    • Location: 15 April: S2|17, room 103

  • Exercises [1 SWS]
    • Lecturer: Research Assistant Team of System Security Lab
    • Date: Every second Friday (see tentative dates below) from 13:30 pm to 15:10 pm
      • 29 April, Exercise 1 in S2|17, room 103

  • Exam [2h]
    • Date: Will be announced through TuCAN (date is scheduled by registrar's office).
    • Location: TBA

  • Exam Inspection
    • Date: 14. Nov., 14:00 – 18:00
    • Location: Building S4|14 (CASED building), Room 4.1.02

  • 2nd Exam Inspection
    • Date: 16. Nov., 16:00 – 18:00
    • Location: Building S4|14 (CASED building), Room 4.1.02

  • Repetition Exam
    • Date: 13. Mar., 10:00 – 12:00 (tentative)
    • Location: Building S4|14 (CASED building), Room 3.1.01

  • Repetition Exam Inspection
    • Date: 11. Apr., Timeslots can be found in this undefinedPDF
    • Location: Building S4|14 (CASED building), Room 4.1.02

Content

  • Trusted Computing
    • Authenticated Boot
    • Binding and Sealing
    • Integrity Measurement and Attestation
    • Direct Anonymous Attestation
    • Trusted Platform Modules (TPM/MTM)
    • On-board Credentials
  • Hardware-based Cryptography
    • Hardware-assisted Cryptographic Protocols
    • Introduction to Physically Unclonable Functions (PUFs)

Prerequisites

  • Basics of cryptography

Recommended Literature

  • Challener, David, VanDoorn, Leendert, Safford, David, Yoder, Kent, Catherman, Ryan “A Practical Guide to Trusted Computing”, IBM Press, 2007
  • Smith, Sean W. “Trusted Computing Platforms: Design and Applications”, Springer Verlag, 2005

Credit Points

  • 6 CP