(Smart) Watch this Space

The development of smart devices and the increasing possibilities of its features has lead to a search for a new frontier for technology. The idea of wearable technology has existed in science fiction and other speculative fiction, but only recently has wearable technology became a reality this decade with the introduction of wearables such as [...]

Tokenization Beyond Payments

Tokenization is a process by which sensitive data is replaced with unique identification credentials that retain all essential information about the data without exposing said sensitive data to attacks. While traditional payment methods pass critical identification information through several points, tokenization minimizes the amount of data a business needs to keep on hand. Becoming popular [...]

Protecting Electronic Systems from Side-Channel Attacks

Side-channel attacks conducted against electronic systems are relatively simple and inexpensive to execute. An attacker does not need to know specific implementation details of the cryptographic device to perform these attacks and extract keys. As all physical electronic systems routinely leak information, effective side-channel countermeasures such as Rambus’ DPA Resistant Hardware Cores (DPARC) or DPA [...]

CryptoManager Infrastructure for Semiconductor Manufacturing Data Brief

Download "CryptoManager Infrastructure for Semiconductor Manufacturing Data Brief" The CryptoManager Infrastructure is a high performance, secure transaction processing and data reporting system designed to securely manage provisioning, device personalization and high value key management throughout a semiconductor’s life cycle. As a critical part of the manufacturing and communications infrastructure, high availability, performance, and [...]

Securing the Industrial Internet of Things

Objects, sensors, actuators and controllers that were once designed for stand-alone operation are now increasingly connected by means of intelligent software and networks – forming the basis of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). To be sure, GE defines the IIoT as “a network of a multitude of devices connected by communications technologies that results [...]

Data Warehouse Product Brief

The Rambus Data Warehouse allows operators to see how patterns and trends in traveler purchase and journey data, enabling them to capitize on customer behavior and improve customer experience and operator profitability.

IoT Cyber-Security – A Missing Piece of the Smart City Puzzle

Smart cities present a huge market opportunity of $1.56 trillion. However, the interconnectedness of devices introduces cyber-physical technologies that link cyber systems to physical systems, thereby removing the barrier between the cyber and physical worlds in smart cities and expanding the potential attack surface for malicious actors. As such, connected smart city devices and services [...]

Cyber Security in the Era of the Smart Home

The widespread use of connected smart home devices has created an attractive target for cyber criminals and other unscrupulous operators. Smart home security should therefore be viewed as a primary design goal, rather than a tertiary afterthought. To be sure, consumers increasingly expect their devices to be protected out of the box, with seamless over-the [...]

Vehicle Equipment Secure Authentication with Rambus CryptoFirewall

Download "Vehicle Equipment Secure Authentication with Rambus CryptoFirewall Use Case" Modern vehicles are becoming increasingly complex, driving OEMs to want more modular designs both for integration and for servicing. Being able to rapidly change out components may help with the vehicle servicing, but it also makes it easier for those components to [...]

5 Reasons Retailers Should Have Their Own Digital Wallet

As online and mobile commerce channels continue to expand, retailers are being forced to re-evaluate their offering and approach. Retailers must now find new and powerful ways to engage with consumers. Payments are increasingly being identified not just as a necessary process to be managed, but as an opportunity. Download 5 Reasons Retailers Should Have Their [...]