Researchers recently discovered a dangerous vulnerability – called ROCA – in cryptographic smartcards, security tokens, and other secure hardware chips manufactured by Infineon Technologies. These articles on Ars Technica and The Register give a good background. Is this a serious problem? Yes. It’s serious in practice and in principle. Infineon used a flawed key generation […]
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