Secure boot for embedded systems - development services

With the rise of IoT (Internet of Things) devices and widespread use of embedded systems, the need for robust hardware security has become even more critical. One of the key components in achieving this security is implementing a secure boot mechanism to protect systems from unauthorized access and malicious attacks. Secure boot for embedded systems is a process that verifies the authenticity and integrity of the code running on a device before allowing it to execute. It establishes a root of trust through a series of checks and validations, ensuring that the system's software stack is secure from the very beginning.

When it comes to implementing secure boot for embedded systems, Embien is a trusted name in the industry. With over a decade of experience in embedded device development, Embien specializes in providing cutting-edge solutions for deterministic secure boot and overall hardware security. Our embedded hardware security solutions act as the first line of defense against cyber threats. It ensures that only trusted and verified code is executed, preventing the system from running unauthorized or malicious software and provides a strong foundation for the overall security of the device.

Secure Boot for embedded system development

Embedded systems cyber security expertise

Embedded hardware security

Embedded hardware security

  • High assurance boot (HAB)
  • Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
  • CAAM etc.
Secure Elements

Secure Elements

  • Renesas ICU-S, ICU-M
  • NXP SE050
  • Microchip TA100, ECC508, ECC608 etc.
Cryptographic Algorithms

Cryptographic Algorithms

  • Symmetric – AES128, etc
  • asymmetric - RSA, DSA, ECDSA
  • Hashing - SHA

Physical Protection

Physical Protection

  • Tamper evidence
  • Tamper detection
  • Tamper response

IoT Endpoint Security

Implementing IoT Endpoint Security comes with its own set of challenges such as the performance and resource constraints of the system. The secure boot process involves cryptographic operations and validation checks, which can impact the system's efficiency. Balancing the need for security with the system's performance requirements requires careful consideration and expertise. Choosing the right combination of hardware and algorithms for secure boot implementation is crucial for achieving a robust and secure boot process.

Embien's expertise in IoT Endpoint Security makes us the ideal partner for securing your IoT devices from potential cyber threats. Embedded hardware security features like High assurance boot (HAB), Trusted Platform Module (TPM), Cryptographic Accelerator and Assurance Module (CAAM), Hardware Cryptographic engines are put to full use in establishing secure hardware Root of Trust. Whether it is an IoT gateway or an industrial HMI or an automotive ECU or a unmanned aerial vehicle our services can guarantee that only authorized firmware and software are executed, protecting sensitive data and preventing unauthorized access. With our knowledge and experience, it can rest assured that systems are well-protected, allowing customers to focus on harnessing the full potential of their embedded solutions.

IoT Endpoint Security

Looking for experts in IoT Endpoint Security and secure boot for embedded systems?Embien is the trusted partner to enable embedded hardware security for your embedded systems and IoT devices.

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