Asian Hardware Oriented Security and Trust Symposium (AsianHOST)

December 14-16, 2022
Singapore (Hybrid)

AsianHOST 2022 Program

December 14, 2022 (DAY 0) (All Time in Singapore Standard Time)

  • 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Registration & Reception

December 15, 2022 (DAY 1) (All Time in Singapore Standard Time)

  • 8:40 AM - 8:55 AM
    Opening Remarks

  • 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM
    Keynote 1

    Session Chair: Chip Hong Chang (Nanyang Technological University)
    Speaker: Georg Sigl, Fraunhofer Research Institute for Applied and Integrated Security AISEC Munich
    Title: ASICs for Post-Quantum Cryptography in RISC-V Processors
  • 9:55 AM - 10:10 AM           BREAK
  • 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM
    Regular Paper Session 1: Side-Channel Attacks and Countermeasures

    Session Chair: Yuan Cao (Hohai University)/Yue Zheng (Nanyang Technological University)
    • LSB-Reused Protection Technique in Secure SAR ADC against Power Side-Channel Attack*
      Lele Fang, Jiahao Liu, Yan Zhu, Chi-Hang Chan and Rui Paulo - Martins University of Macau, China
      * Best Paper Candidates.
    • Vulnerable PQC against Side Channel Analysis - A Case Study on Kyber
      Haocheng Ma, Shijian Pan, Ya Gao, Jiaji He, Yiqiang Zhao and Yier Jin - Tianjin University, China
    • A Structural and SAT Analysis of SANSCrypt
      James Geist, Shaojie Zhang, Yier Jin and Travis Meade - University of Central Florida, USA
    • PMU-Spill: Performance Monitor Unit Counters Leak Secrets in Transient Executions
      Pengfei Qiu, Qiang Gao, Dongsheng Wang, Yongqiang Lyu, Chunlu Wang, Chang Liu and Gang Qu - Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Tsinghua University,Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, ,University of Maryland, USA
    • An Instruction-configurable Post-quantum Cryptographic Processor towards NTRU
      Shuo Yang, Dongsheng Liu, Ang Hu, Aobo Li, Jiaming Zhang, Xiang Li and Changwen Mo - Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • 1:10 PM - 1:45 PM
    Invited talk 2

    Session Chair: Tianwei Zhang (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
    Speaker: Yi (Estelle) Wang, Continental Automotive Singapore
    Title: Automotive Cybersecurity 'Meets' Software-Defined Vehicle
  • 1:45 PM - 3:05 PM
    Regular Paper Session 2: Hardware Trojan Detection

    Session Chair: Liu Qiang (Tianjin University)/ Gang Qu (University of Maryland)
    • HARD-Lite: A Lightweight Hardware Anomaly Realtime Detection Framework Targeting Ransomware*
      Chutitep Woralert, Chen Liu and Zander Blasingame - Clarkson University, USA
      * Best Paper Candidates.
    • A Machine Learning Based Automatic Hardware Trojan Attack Space Exploration and Benchmarking Framework
      Jonathan Cruz, Pravin Gaikwad, Abhishek Nair, Prabuddha Chakraborty and Swarup Bhunia - University of Florida, US
    • Analysis of Hardware Trojan Resilience Enabled through Logic Locking
      Jonathan Cruz, Pravin Gaikwad and Swarup Bhunia - University of Florida, USA
    • MRCO: A Multi-ring Convergence Oscillator-based High-Efficiency True Random Number Generator*
      Tianming Ni, Qingsong Peng, Jingchang Bian, Liang Yao, Zhengfeng Huang, Aibin Yan and Xiaoqing Wen - Hefei University of Technology, Anhui University, China, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
      * Best Paper Award.
  • 3:05 PM - 3:20 PM           BREAK
  • 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
    Regular Paper Session 3: Fault Injection and Countermeasure

    Session Chair: Xiaojin Zhao (Shenzhen University)/Wenye Liu (Nanyang Technological University)
    • KEATON: Assertion-guided Attack on Combinational and Sequential Locking without Scan Access*
      Mahmudul Hasan and Tamzidul Hoque - University of Kansas, USA
      * Best Paper Candidates.
    • Fundamental Study of Adversarial Examples Created by Fault Injection Attack on Image Sensor Interface
      Tatsuya Oyama, Kota Yoshida, Shunsuke Okura and Takeshi Fujino - Ritsumeikan University, Japan
    • FUNDAE: Fault Template Attack on SUNDAE-GIFT AEAD Scheme
      Rajat Sadhukhan, Anirban Chakraborty and Debdeep Mukhopadhyay - Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
  • 4:20 PM - 5:20 PM

    Topic: Post-Quantum Cryptography - The Way Forward
    Panel Moderator: Shivam Bhasin (Nanyang Technological University), Zhaojun Lu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)
    • Prof. Georg Sigl, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    • Prof. Francesco Regazzoni, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dr. Yi (Estelle) Wang, Continental Automotive Singapore
    • Prof. Debdeep Mukhopadhyay, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
    • Prof. Naofumi Homma, Tohoku University, Japan
  • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM           BANQUET

December 16, 2022 (DAY 2) (All Time in Singapore Standard Time)

  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Keynote talk 2

    Session Chair: Pingqiang Zhou (ShanghaiTech University)
    Speaker: Farinaz Koushanfar, UCSD
    Title: Automated Co-Design and Optimization of AI Algorithms, Software and Hardware for Robust Deep and Federated Learning Models
  • 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM           BREAK
  • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    PhD Forum

    Session Chair:Yue Zheng (Nanyang Technological University)/Takashi Sato (Kyoto University)
    • Exploring Side Channel in Modern Computer Architectures
      Anirban Chakraborty and Debdeep Mukhopadhyay - Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
      * PhD Forum Best Presentation Award Candidates
    • Stealthy and Robust Backdoor Attack on Deep Neural Networks Based on Data Augmentation
      Chaohui Xu and Chip Hong Chang - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
      * PhD Forum Best Presentation Award
    • Learning to Break Logic Locking in Unseen Circuits Through Heterogeneous Graph Learning
      Xuenong Hong, Yee Yang Tee, Tong Lin, Yiqiong Shi, Zexuan Li and Bah Hwee Gwee - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
      * PhD Forum Best Presentation Award Candidates
    • A Resynthesis-based Attack Under Logic Locking
      Felipe Almeida - Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn, Estonia
    • Design of Lightweight High Throughput TRNG
      Yun Yang, Yingchun Lu and Liang Yao - Hefei University of Technology, China
    • An Automated Remote Side-channel Attack to FPGA-based AI Accelerators
      Xiaobei Yan, Xiaoxuan Lou and Tianwei Zhang - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    • A Fully Configurable PUF Using Dynamic Variations of Resistive Crossbar Arrays
      Jiang Li, Yijun Cui, Chenghua Wang, Chongyan Gu and Weiqiang Liu - Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
    • Hardware Design and ASIC Implementation of CRYSTALS-KYBER Algorithm for Post-Quantum Cryptography
      Aobo Li - Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

    Session Chair: Tianwei Zhang (Nanyang Technological University)/Wei Hu (Northwestern Polytechnical University)
    • A Lightweight M_TRNG Design based on MUX Cell Entropy using Multiphase Sampling
      Liang Yao, Huaguo Liang, Hong Zhang, Tianming Ni, Maoxiang Yi and Yingchun Lu - Hefei University of Technology, Anhui Polytechnic University, China
    • Incremental Linear Regression Attack
      Juncheng Chen, Jun-Sheng Ng, Aung Kyaw Nay, Zhili Zou, Kwen-Siong Chong, Zhiping Lin and Bah-Hwee Gwee Yu - Nanyang Technological University, Zero-Error Systems (ZES) Pte Ltd, Singapore
    • A Novel Machine Learning Attack Resistant APUF with Dual-Edge Acquisition
      Hui Li, Gang Li, Pengjun Wang and Xilong Shao - WenZhou University, China
    • iPROBE-O: FIB-aware Place and Route for Probing Protection Using Orthogonal Shields
      Minyan Gao and Forte Domenic - University of Florida, USA
    • A Novel Cross-Platform Physically Unclonable Function for Emerging FPGA-based IoT Devices
      Dipnarayan Das, Sourav Roy, Mahabub Hasan Mahalat and Bibhash Sen - NIT DURGAPUR Computer Science and Engineering, India
  • 1:30 PM - 2:05 PM
    Invited talk 2

    Session Chair:Chang Chip Hong (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
    Speaker: Debdeep Mukhopadhyay, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
    Title: Physically Related Functions: Exploiting Related Inputs of PUFs for Cryptophasia in Hardware Circuits
  • 2:05 PM - 3:25 PM
    Regular Paper Session 4: Advance Hardware Security Technology

    Session Chair:Kwen Siong Chong, (Zero-Error Systems Pte Ltd)/Jiaji He (Tianjin University))
    • EXERT: EXhaustive IntEgRiTy Analysis for Information Flow Security
      Jiaming Wu, Farhaan Fowze and Domenic Forte - University of Florida, USA
    • EISec: Exhaustive Information Flow Security of Hardware Intellectual Property Utilizing Symbolic Execution
      Farhaan Fowze, Muhtadi Choudhury and Domenic Forte - Nvidia, University of Florida, USA
    • GR-tempest: an Open-source GNU Radio Implementation of TEMPEST
      Federico Larroca, Pablo Bertrand, Felipe Carrau and Victoria Severi - Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad de la República, Uruguay
    • On the Limitations of Logic Locking the Approximate Circuits
      Kartik Nayak, Devanshi Upadhyaya, Francesco Regazzoni and Ilia Polian - USI Lugano, Switzerland, University of Stuttgart, Germany
  • 3:25 PM - 3:35 PM
    Closing Remarks and Awards Announcement