<h1>Mark Roberts</h1>

Mark Roberts

Stacy, The Old-School Car Guy

Stacy, The Old-School Car Guy

We've started creating short, succinct videos on YouTube to help explain key concepts and issues around protecting keys, code and data associated with embedded systems. One series is Stacy Janes "Old-School Car Guy" which explains important security ideas in the...

The Spectre of Un-Patchable Hardware Haunts Us All — Don’t Meltdown!

The Spectre of Un-Patchable Hardware Haunts Us All — Don’t Meltdown!

Ofttimes it has been difficult to explain the role of software protection in hardware-protected secure systems, but recently security researchers have helped us out by providing many examples of zero-day exploits where flaws that are baked into hardware or firmware lead to exploitable vulnerabilities in systems. In this article we are having a look at Spectre & Meltdown and explore how these attacks could have been avoided using application protection technology.