Asian Hardware Oriented Security and Trust Symposium (AsianHOST)

December 13-15, 2023
Tianjin, China

AsianHOST 2023 Program

Featured Speakers / Panelists

Leibo Liu
Leibo Liu
Tsinghua University
Chip Hong Chang
Chip Hong Chang
Michael Schwarz
Michael Schwarz
CISPA Helmholtz Center
for Information Security
Marten van Dijk
Marten van Dijk
Vrjie Universiteit van Amsterdam

December 13, 2023 (DAY 0) (All Time in Beijing Standard Time)

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

December 14, 2023 (DAY 1) (All Time in Beijing Standard Time)

  • 9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
    Opening Remarks

  • 9:15 AM - 10:05 AM
    Keynote 1

    Session Chair: Yuan Cao
    Speaker: Leibo Liu (Tsinghua University)
    Title: Silicon enabled Cryptographic World
  • 10:05 AM - 10:20 AM           BREAK
  • 10:20 AM - 11:40 AM
    Regular Paper Session 1: Advanced Hardware Security Attacks

    Session Chair: Yongqiang Lv
    • Overtake: Achieving Meltdown-type Attacks with One Instruction
      Yu Jin, Pengfei Qiu, Chunlu Wang, Yihao Yang, Dongsheng Wang, Xiaoyong Li, Qian Wang and Gang Qu - Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Tsinghua University, China; Lehigh University, University of Maryland, USA
    • Emulating Covert Data Transmission on Heterogeneous SoCs
      Lilian Bossuet and Carlos Andres Lara Nino - UniversitéJean Monnet Saint-Etienne, France
    • HeisenTrojans: They Are Not There Until They Are Triggered
      Dean Sullivan, Orlando Arias, Xiaolong Guo, Haoqi Shan and Akshita Reddy Mavurapu - University of New Hampshire, University of Massachusetts, CertiK, USA
    • When Memory Mappings Attack: On the (Mis)use of the ARM Cortex-M FPB Unit
      Haoqi Shan, Dean Sullivan and Orlando Arias - CertiK, University of New Hampshire, University of Massachusetts, USA
  • 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
    Keynote 2

    Session Chair: Weiqiang Liu
    Speaker: Chip Hong Chang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    Title: Security of Edged Deep Neural Networks
  • 1:50 PM - 2:50 PM
    Regular Paper Session 2: Advanced Hardware Security and Applications

    Session Chair: Chongyan Gu
    • Hardware Security of Digital Image Filter IP Cores against Piracy using IP Seller's Fingerprint Encrypted Amino Acid Biometric Sample
      Anirban Sengupta, Rahul Chaurasia and Aditya Anshul - Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India
    • TrustSoC: Light and Efficient Heterogeneous SoC Architecture, Secure-by-design
      Raphaele Milan, Lilian Bossuet, Loic Lagadec, Carlos Andres Lara Nino and Brice Colombier - UniversitéJean Monnet Saint-Etienne
    • DF-TEE: Trusted Execution Environment for Disaggregated Multi-FPGA Cloud Systems
      Ke Xia and Sheng Wei - Rutgers University
  • 2:50 PM - 3:05 PM           BREAK
  • 3:05 PM - 4:25 PM
    Regular Paper Session 3: Advanced Hardware Security Primitives and Cryptography

    Session Chair: Aijiao Cui
    • Intrinsic Processor-based PUF Design for Approximate Computing: Faith or Reality?
      Aditya Japa, Jiliang Zhang, Weqiang Liu and Chongyan Gu - Queen's University Belfast, UK; Hunan University, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
    • A Lightweight and Machine-Learning-Resistant PUF framework based on Nonlinear Structure and Obfuscating Challenges
      Tianming Ni, Fei Li, Qingsong Peng, Senling Wang and Xiaoqing Wen - Anhui Polytechnic University, Hefei University of Technology, China; Ehime University, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
    • A Lightweight Authentication Scheme with PE-Based Unclonable Label
      Renchao Li, Zhen Weng, Aijiao Cui and Gang Qu - Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), China; University of Marylan, USA
    • A Comparative Analysis between Karatsuba, Toom-Cook and NTT Multiplier for Polynomial Multiplication in NTRU on FPGA
      Harish Prasad Allam, Suraj Mandal and DEBAPRIYA Basu Roy- IIT Kanpur, India
  • 4:25 PM - 5:25 PM

    Topic: Hardware Security in the Age of AI
    Panel Moderator: Song Bian/Yongqiang Lv
    • Chip Hong Chang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    • Michael Schwarz, CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Germany
    • Marten van Dijk, Vrjie Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Xianzhao Xia, China Automotive Technology and Research Center Co, Ltd.
  • 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM           Gala Dinner
    Session Chair: Qiang Liu
    Invited Speaker: Open Security Research (OSR)
    Title: TBC

December 15, 2023 (DAY 2) (All Time in Beijing Standard Time)

  • 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
    Keynote 3

    Session Chair: Jiliang Zhang
    Speaker: Michael Schwarz, CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Germany
    Title: (In)visible Bugs - From Transient Execution to Architectural CPU Vulnerabilities
  • 9:50 AM - 10:05 AM           BREAK
  • 10:05 AM - 10:55 PM

    Session Chair: Qiaoyan Yu
    • Fault Analysis on AES and SM4 Through Automatic Property Extraction and Checking
      Xingxin Wang, Chaoxuan Yuan and Wei Hu - Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
    • Tamper Resistant Design of Convolutional Neural Network Hardware Accelerator
      Haosen Yu, Peiyao Sun, Basel Halak, Karthik Shanthakumar and Tomasz Kazmierski - University of Southampton, UK
    • DDQ-APUF: A Highly Reliable Arbiter PUF Using Delay Difference Quantization
      Xue Mei, Guangyang Zhang, Chongyan Gu and Yao Wang - Zhengzhou University, China; Queen's University Belfast, UK
    • A Comparison of One-class and Two-class Models for Ransomware Detection via Low-level Hardware Information
      Chutitep Woralert, Chen Liu and Zander Blasingame - Clarkson University
    • A Compact Weak PUF Circuit Based on Random Process Deviations of Amplifier Chain
      Pengjun Wang, Yuanfeng Xie and Gang Li - Wenzhou University, China
  • 10:55 AM - 11:40 AM
    Keynote 4

    Session Chair:Wei Hu
    Speaker: Marten van Dijk, Vrjie Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Title: A Theoretical Framework for the Analysis of PUF Interfaces
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Regular Paper Session 4: Hardware Security Attacks and Countermeasures

    Session Chair:Yier Jin
    • A Hybrid Neural Network for Simultaneous Multi-Attack Detection in Sensor Networks
      Nishanth Chennagouni, Mohammad Monjur, Wei Lu and Qiaoyan Yu - University of New Hampshire, USA; Keene State College, USA
    • NNLeak: An AI-Oriented DNN Model Extraction Attack through Multi-Stage Side Channel Analysis
      Ya Gao, Haocheng Ma, Mingkai Yan, Jiaji He, Yiqiang Zhao and Yier Jin - Tianjin University, China; University of Science and Technology of China, China
    • AHD-LAM: A New Mitigation Method against Voltage Drop Attacks in Multi-tenant FPGAs
      Mashrafi Kajol, Sandeep Sunkavilli and Qiaoyan Yu - University of New Hampshire, USA
    • LLM4SecHW: Leavering Domain-Specific Large Language Model for Hardware Debugging
      Weimin Fu, Kaichen Yang, Raj Gautam Dutta, Xiaolong Guo and Gang Qu - Kansas State University, USA; Michigan Technological University, USA; Silicon Assurance, USA; University of Maryland, USA
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    PhD Forum Presentation

    Session Chair:Yue Zheng/He Li
    • A Fully Pipelined High-Performance Elliptic Curve Cryptography Processor for 256-bit Primes
      Han Yan, Shuai Chen, Junying Huang, Jing Ye, Huawei Li and Xiaowei Li - State Key Lab of Processors, Institute of Computing Technology, CAS and Rock-solid security Lab., Binary Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
    • A Lightweight and Efficient Voltage Glitch Detection Scheme
      Xingzhe Zhu and Qiang Liu - Tianjin University
    • High-Performance FPGA-based Post Quantum Cryptography Implementations
      High-Performance FPGA-based Post Quantum Cryptography Implementations - Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    • A low-cost shuffling countermeasure against power analysis attacks for MDC-NTT
      Jiatong Tian, Yijun Cui, Weiqiang Liu and Chenghua Wang - Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    • A Dual-Mode Monostable Schmitt Trigger PUF Featuring <0.1% Native BER with a Supply Voltage Down to 25%VDD
      Jianlin Zhong, Haochen Zhong, Yan You and Xiaojin Zhao - Shenzhen University
    • A 98fJ/Bit Current-Starved-Ring-Oscillator-Based TRNG with High PVT Tolerance and Resilience to Frequency Injection Attack up to 1Vpp
      Jiacheng Hao, Qingsen Zhuang, Junhang Zhang and Xiaojin Zhao - Shenzhen University
    • Load Slipping: A New Side Channel to Leak Instruction-Level Control Flow on AMD SEV-SNP
      Chang Liu, Pengfei Qiu, Yongqiang Lyu, Wenjian He and Dongsheng Wang - Tsinghua University, Key Laboratory of Trustworthy Distributed Computing and Service (BUPT), Ministry of Education and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
    • Zen2 Memory Disambiguation Mechanism Reverse Engineering and Vulnerability Exploiting
      Zhuoyuan Lu - Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
    • Research on FSM structure Reverse Engineering based on Scan-Dump Data
      Zhaoxuan Dong and Aijiao Cui - Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen)
    • Research on Counter Hardware Trojan Detection Based on Scan Data
      Hao Lu and Aijiao Cui - Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen)
    • Trusted SoC by Design with Cryptographically Isolation per process
      Muhammad Yousaf, Dr. Muhammad Yasir Qadri and Sidra Naseer - Centers of Excellence in Advanced Science and Technology (CESAT), Pakistan
    • Real-time Adaptive Error Correction for Quantum Key Distribution on FPGAs
      Bingze Ye, Jun Teng and He Li - Southeast University
  • 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
    PhD Forum Poster with Snacks and Drink
  • 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
    Closing Remarks and Awards Announcement