Future Electronics – Secure, connected device: recommended parts

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Microcontroller (MCU), microprocessor (MPU) More microcontrollers with dedicated security functions are coming on to the market. Those developed according to security standards help OEMs to gain security certification, and provide the highest level of protection against probing and physical attack. Cypress Semiconductor PSoC® 6 family including the PSoC 63, with integrated Bluetooth® Low Energy radio […]

NXP – ‘Plug and trust’ secure element provides easy way to deploy secure IoT connections

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The A71CH from NXP Semiconductors is a ready-to-use secure element for IoT devices which provides a root of trust at the IC level. It is intended for use in a wide range of security use cases, including securing a device’s connection to a cloud service, device-to-device authentication, establishing proof of origin and protecting against counterfeiting, […]

STMicroelectronics – Secure element for Sigfox network equipment & Protection against counterfeiting for consumables and accessories

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The STSAFE-A1SX is a secure element IC which provides security services for data exchanges over a Sigfox low-power wide-area network. It is supplied with Sigfox network keys pre-loaded on the IC. The STSAFE-A1SX provides a plug-and-play solution which allows Sigfox Ready™ IoT devices to connect to a Sigfox network while maintaining data integrity and confidentiality. […]

STMicroelectronics – Secure element provides comprehensive set of encryption and authentication functions

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The STSAFE-J100 is a secure element IC based on an Arm® SecurCore® SC000™ 32-bit RISC core which provides authentication, data management and cryptographic services to a local or remote host. The device runs on a secure Java Card 3.0.4 operating system which complies with the specifications of the GlobalPlatform VGP 2.1.1 configuration 2 standard. It […]

STMicroelectronics – Security to the fore in family of Arm Cortex-M4-based MCUs

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Designers of secure embedded systems can now take advantage of the most comprehensive set of security functions ever to be offered by the STM32 family of Arm® Cortex® core-based 32-bit microcontrollers from STMicroelectronics. The STM32L4+ series combines important security and safety functions in high-performance MCUs based on the Arm Cortex-M4 processor core operating at a […]

STMicroelectronics – Single high-side switches help ensure safety of automation systems

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The IPS160H and IPS161H from STMicroelectronics are monolithic high-side switches which can drive capacitive, resistive or inductive loads with one side connected to ground. They are intended for use in designs which must comply with the requirements of the Safety Integrity Level (SIL) specifications applied by functional safety standards. Features of the IPS160H and IPS161H […]

STMicroelectronics – Software for ST MCUs enables quick connection to third-party cloud servers

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STMicroelectronics’ X-CUBE-CLOUD is a series of software expansion packages for the STM32Cube development tool which provide a ready-made application for connection to cloud services. X-CUBE-CLOUD consists of a set of libraries and application examples for STM32L4, STM32F4 and STM32F7 series microcontrollers which act as end devices connected to cloud service providers. The software supports the […]

STMicroelectronics – Power Architecture MCUs for automotive applications feature integrated hardware security module

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STMicroelectronics’ SPC58 C-Line is a series of general-purpose 32-bit Power Architecture® microcontrollers intended for use in vehicles in body, networking and security applications, such as secure on-board communication systems. Designed in compliance with the specifications of the ISO 26262 functional safety standard, these SPC58 MCUs enable users to implement system designs which offer an ASIL-B […]