This ‘Demonically Clever’ Backdoor Hides In a Tiny Slice of a Computer Chip

It looks as though chips made overseas might now be a security issue. Well, chips made anywhere can be a potential security issue, but why not use this as an argument to bring high-tech manufacturing jobs back to the US?

Researchers have built a proof-of-concept processor that uses secretly stored electrical charge to trigger an ultra-stealthy backdoor.

Source: This ‘Demonically Clever’ Backdoor Hides In a Tiny Slice of a Computer Chip | WIRED

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