This White Paper briefly explains side-channel attacks, then discusses some specific side-channel attack techniques in the context of SGX and ways of defending against those attacks. This paper also describes various defenses used by the Fortanix Self-Defending Key Management Service™ (SDKMS) and by Fortanix Runtime Encryption solutions to protect against side-channel attacks.
In this White Paper you will learn:
- Introduction to side-channel Attacks
- Example of side-channel Attacks
- Sources of side-channels
- Mitigation Strategies
- Promise of Intel® SGX