Patents by Inventor Saranyu Chattopadhyay

Saranyu Chattopadhyay has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210173963
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods, apparatus, systems, computer program products, computing devices, and/or computing entities for obfuscating a hardware intellectual property (IP) design by locking the design based at least in part on a plurality of key-bits. In one embodiment, a method is provided comprising: generating a key vulnerability matrix for a locked version of the design and a plurality of attacks that comprises for each attack, a vector comprising a value for each key-bit identifying whether the attack successfully extracted a correct key value for the key-bit; and for each key-bit: determining whether the key-bit is vulnerable to an attack based on the values in the matrix; and responsive to being vulnerable: identifying a set of solutions to mitigate the attack; selecting a solution from the set; and inserting a key-gate type for the key-bit at a location identified by the selected solution into the design.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Inventors: Abdulrahman Alaql, Saranyu Chattopadhyay, Swarup Bhunia, Prabuddha Chakraborty