Inside the Lab Where Intel Tries to Hack Its Own Chips


“EVIL MAID” ATTACKS are a classic cybersecurity problem. Leave a computer unattended in a hotel and an attacker dressed as an employee could enter your room, plant malware on your laptop, and slip out without leaving a trace. Allowing physical access to a device is often game over. But if you’re building processors that end up in millions of devices around the world, you can’t afford to give up so easily.

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