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DPA Workstation Analysis Platform

Our DPA Workstation Platform is the world’s most powerful and flexible side-channel analysis platform that includes the hardware, software, and training needed to perform a wide range of power analysis and security tests. Leading security chip vendors, product companies, testing labs, and government organizations rely on the DPA Workstation to evaluate and certify their secure semiconductors.


Product Brief

Solution Offerings

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The standard configuration of a DPA Workstation includes customized test fixtures and a proprietary DPA software suite with source code to allow for customization and adaption. Customers also obtain the DPAD board to enable FPGA testing. Each DPA Workstation is delivered with a PC, high-speed PCI data acquisition hardware, and a PC-controlled external oscilloscope. Customers also receive an in-depth training course covering both theoretical and practical aspects of SPA and DPA attacks.

Our DPA Workstation is available to established testing labs, product vendors and organizations with legitimate business needs for power analysis capabilities. Product vendors can pre-test products, saving testing costs and product development time. The highly flexible platform easily integrates with a wide range of industry tools such as Matlab, as well as Python and other scripting tools.

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DPA Countermeasures


DPA Countermeasures are fundamental techniques for protecting against Differential Power Analysis (DPA) and related side-channel attacks. Consisting of a broad range of software, hardware, and protocol techniques, DPA Countermeasures include reducing leakage, introducing amplitude and temporal noise, balancing hardware and software, incorporating randomness, and implementing protocol level countermeasures.

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