more on malicious hardware

Allen netsecurity at
Sat Apr 26 16:58:42 EDT 2008

Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> It turns out that the counterfeit chips business is booming:
> In combination with the news about what as few as 1500 extra gates can
> do, this is especially worrisome.

So when do the contests start by adventuresome minds to see how 
*few* gates are needed to compromise a chip's security much like 
the self replicating code referenced by Ken Thompson in his paper?



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