Piece of software, chunk of data, or sequence of commands that takes advantage of a bug or vulnerability to cause unintended or unanticipated behavior to occur on a system software or hardware.
Security used to be about systems and software. As threats evolve, hardware engineers also have to familiarize themselves with trust and security terms and acronyms. If you are a hardware engineer interested in hardware trust and security, be sure to bookmark this page. If you spot a mistake or have ideas for enhancements, please get in touch.