Microchip – New security MCU features hardware cryptography engine

Microchip has announced the CEC1702, a microcontroller with hardware cryptography capability which addresses the increasing need for security measures, such as secure boot, in Internet of Things applications.

The CEC1702 is a full-featured ARM® Cortex®-M4-based MCU which offers easy-to-use encryption and authentication functions, in addition to private and public key capabilities.