TAO: techniques for algorithm-level obfuscation during high-level synthesis
DAC '18: The 55th Annual Design Automation Conference 2018 San Francisco California June, 2018, pp. 1-6, 2018.
Intellectual Property (IP) theft costs semiconductor design companies billions of dollars every year. Unauthorized IP copies start from reverse engineering the given chip. Existing techniques to protect against IP theft aim to hide the IC's functionality, but focus on manipulating the HDL descriptions. We propose TAO as a comprehensive so...More
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