Asian Hardware Oriented Security and Trust Symposium (AsianHOST)

December 16-17, 2019
Aoxiang International Conference Center
Xi'an, P.R. China

AsianHOST2019 Program

Featured Speakers / Panelists

Massimo Alioto
Massimo Alioto
National University of Singapore
Bernhard Lippmann
Bernhard Lippmann
Infineon Technologies AG
Yu Yao
Yu Yao
Northeastern University

AsianHOST 2019 Technical Program

AsianHOST 2018 Program Highlights

  • 4 Featured Invited Speakers showcasing some of the world’s leading innovative thinkers in hardware security! It includes 2 Keynote Talks and 2 Visionary Talks.
  • 22 Technical Papers (16 Oral Presentations and 6 Poster Presentations)
  • Invited speakers:
    • Massimo Alioto – Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    • Bernhard Lippmann - Infineon Technologies AG
    • Zhongyao Wen – Synopsys, USA
    • Yu Yao – Northeastern University, China
  • A Student Poster Session (10 Student Posters)
  • A Panel on Counterfeit Chip Detection

Sunday, December 15, 2019

  • 5:30PM - 7:30PM Welcome Reception @ 5th Floor Conference Room

Monday, December 16, 2019

  • 8:00AM - 9:00AM Registration
  • 9:00AM - 9:15AM Opening Remarks: AsianHOST 2019 General and Program Chairs
  • 9:15AM - 10:00AM KEYNOTE 1
    Session Chair: Chip Hong Chang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    Speaker: Massimo Alioto, National University of Singapore
    Title: Ubiquitous Always-On Hardware Security: Trends, Perspectives and Directions
  • 10:00AM - 10:30AM COFFEE BREAK
    Session Chair: Sheng Wei, Rutgers University, USA
    • VoltJockey: Breaking SGX by Software-Controlled Voltage-Induced Hardware Faults*
      Pengfei Qiu, Dongsheng Wang, Yongqiang Lyu – Tsinghua Univ., China
      Gang Qu – Univ. of Maryland, USA
    • Locking Secret Data in the Vault Leveraging Fuzzy PUFs*
      Shuai Chen – Fiberhome Telecommunication Technologies Co. Ltd, China
      Yuan Cao – Hohai Univ., China
      Xiaojin Zhao – Shenzhen Univ., China
      Leilei Zhang – Fiberhome Telecommunication Technologies Co. Ltd, China
      Fan Zhang – Zhejiang Univ., China
    • Identification of State Registers of FSM Through Full Scan by Data Analytics*
      Chengkang He, Aijiao Cui – Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), China
      Chip-Hong Chang – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
    • RERTL: Finite State Transducer Logic Recovery at Register Transfer Level
      Jason Portillo, Travis Meade, John Hacker, Shaojie Zhang – Univ. of Central Florida, USA
      Yier Jin – Univ. of Florida, USA
    *Best Paper Candidate
  • 11:50AM - 1:15PM LUNCH
  • 1:15PM – 1:45PM Visionary Talk 1
    Session Chair: Wei Hu, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
    Speaker: Zhongyao Wen, Synopsys, USA
  • 1:45PM - 3:15 PM POSTER SESSION
    Session Chair: Jiliang Zhang, Hunan University, China
      • Density-based Clustering Method for Hardware Trojan Detection Based on Gate-level Structural Features
        Pengyong Zhao and Qiang Liu – Tianjin Univ., China
      • Leveraging Unspecified Functionality in Obfuscated Hardware for Trojan and Fault Attacks
        Wei Hu, Yixin Ma, Xinmu Wang and Xingxin Wang – Northwestern Polytechnical Univ., China
      • An Orthogonal Algorithm for Key Management in Hardware Obfuscation
        Wang Jiawei, Zhang Yuejun – Ningbo Univ., China
        Wang Pengjun – Wenzhou Univ., China
        Luan Zhicun – Ningbo Univ., China
        Xue Xiaoyong, Zeng Xiaoyang – Fudan Univ., China
        Yu Qiaoyan – Univ. of New Hampshire, USA
      • Attack on a Microcomputer-Based Random Number Generator Using Auto-synchronization
        Salih Ergun – TÜBİTAK-Informatics and Information Security Research Center, Turkey
      • Low-Latency Pairing Processor Architecture Using Fully-Unrolled Quotient Pipelining Montgomery Multiplier
        Junichi Sakamoto, Yusuke Nagahama, Daisuke Fujimoto, Yota Okuaki and Tsutomu Matsumoto – Yokohama National Univ., Japan
      • Sweep to the Secret: A Constant Propagation Attack on Logic Locking
        Abdulrahman Alaql, Domenic Forte and Swarup Bhunia – Univ. of Florida, USA
      • A Novel PUF Circuit Design Based on Slice for Autonomous Vehicles ECUs Authentication
      • True Random Number Generator in 65nm CMOS Based on Chaotic System
      • Portable Power Tracer for USIM
      • RRAM based Flip-Flop Design for Secure Crypto Hardware
      • Set-based Obfuscation for Strong PUFs against Machine Learning Attacks
      • Design and Implementation of Leakage-Based PUF with High Reliability and Low-Cost
      • Scan Chain based Aging Sensor for Detection of Recycled ICs
      • A secure external IC metering scheme with low overhead
      • Joint Gain Complement and Clustering-based Double-threshold Quantization for Physical Layer Key Generation
      • A New Design of FSM State Register to Resist Fault Injection Attack
  • 3:15PM - 3:45PM COFFEE BREAK
  • 3:45PM – 4:15PM Visionary Talk 2
    Session Chair: Xiaojin Zhao, Shenzhen University, China
    Speaker: Yu Yao, Northeastern University, China
    Title: “Ditecting” Cyberspace Situation in Industrial Control Networks
    Session Chair: Fan (Terry) Zhang, Zhejiang University, China
    • Side-Channel-Attack Resistant Dual-Rail Asynchronous-Logic AES Accelerator Based on Standard Library Cells
      Kwen-Siong Chong, Aparna Shreedhar, Ne Kyaw Zwa Lwin, Nay Aung Kyaw, Weng-Geng Ho – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
      Chao Wang – Huazhong Univ. of Science and Technology, China
      Jun Zhou – Univ. of Electronic Science and Technology of China
      Bah-Hwee Gwee, Joseph Chang – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
    • CAD4EM-P: Security-Driven Placement Tools for Electromagnetic Side Channel Protection
      Haocheng Ma – Tianjin Univ., China
      Jiaji He – Tsinghua Univ., China
      Yanjiang Liu, Yiqiang Zhao – Tianjin Univ., China
      Yier Jin – Univ. of Florida, USA
    • Contact-to-Silicide Probing Attacks on Integrated Circuits and Countermeasures
      Qihang Shi, Haoting Shen and Domenic Forte - Univ. of Florida, USA
    • Fluctuating Power Logic: SCA Protection by VDD Randomization at the Cell-level
      Fan Zhang, Bolin Yang, Bojie Yang, Yiran Zhang – Zhejiang Univ., China
      Shivam Bhasin – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
      Kui Ren – Zhejiang Univ., China

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

  • 8:00AM - 9:15AM Registration
  • 9:15AM - 10:00AM KEYNOTE 2
    Session Chair: Yier Jin, University of Florida, USA
    Speaker: Bernhard Lippmann, Infineon Technologies AG
    Title: Physical verification of advanced semiconductor products
  • 10:00AM - 10:30AM COFFEE BREAK
    Session Chair: Yuan Cao, Hohai University
    • Runtime Hardware Security Verification Using Approximate Computing: A Case Study on Video Motion Detection
      Mengmei Ye, Xianglong Feng and Sheng Wei – Rutgers Univ., USA
    • Vulnerability Analysis on Noise-Injection Based Hardware Attack on Deep Neural Networks
      Wenye Liu, Si Wang, and Chip-Hong Chang – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
    • Detecting Adversarial Examples for Deep Neural Networks via Layer Directed Discriminative Noise Injection
      Si Wang, Wenye Liu, and Chip-Hong Chang – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
    • Multi-label Deep Learning based Side Channel Attack
      Libang Zhang, Xinpeng Xing – Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School, China
      Junfeng Fan, Zongyue Wang, Suying Wang - Open Security Research, Inc., China
  • 11:50AM - 1:30PM LUNCH
    Session Chair: Xiaolin Xu, University of Illinois at Chicago
    • A Modeling Attack Resistant Deception Technique for Securing PUF based Authentication
      Chongyan Gu – Queen Univ. Belfast, United Kingdom
      Chip Hong Chang – Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore
      Weiqiang Liu – Nanjing Univ. Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
      Shichao Yu – Queen Univ. Belfast, United Kingdom
      Qingqing Ma – Nanjing Univ. Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
      Maire O'Neill – Queen Univ. Belfast, United Kingdom
    • A Highly-Reliable and Energy-Efficient Physical Unclonable Function Based on 4T All-MOSFET Subthreshold Voltage Reference
      Peizhou Gan, Yiheng Wu – Shenzhen Univ., China
      Yuan Cao – Hohai Univ., China
      Xiaojin Zhao – Shenzhen Univ., China
    • Design of a Chaotic Oscillator based Model Building Attack Resistant Arbiter PUF
      Venkata Sreekanth Balijabudda, Dhruv Thapar, Pranesh Santikellur, Rajat Subhra Chakraborty and Indrajit Chakrabarti – India Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
    • A Computationally Efficient Tensor Regression Network based Modeling Attack on XOR Arbiter PUF
      Pranesh Santikellur, Lakshya Lakshya, Shashi Ranjan Prakash and Rajat Subhra Chakraborty – India Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
  • 2:50PM - 3:50PM PANEL
    Topic: Hardware Anti-counterfeiting and Counterfeit Detection: State-of-the-art and Future Directions of Research
    Panel Moderator: Gang Qu, University of Maryland, USA
    • Yier Jin, University of Florida, USA
    • Bernhard Lippmann, Infineon Technologies AG, Germany
    • Zhongyao Wen, Synopsys, USA
    • Junfeng Fan, Open Security Research, China
  • 3:50PM - 4:00PM Closing Remarks

A pdf version of the program for AsianHOST 2019 can be viewed here.


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