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Intel develops new chip technology to block hardware-based cyberattacks
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Intel develops new chip technology to block hardware-based cyberattacks

Intel Corp. today detailed a new chip technology designed to help organizations more effectively block hardware-based hacking attempts.  Some cyberattacks use vulnerabilities in the software installed on a server to steal data. Other cyberattacks target not the software that runs on a server, but rather the server itself. Hackers cause hardware malfunctions in a bid to weaken the targeted machine’s cybersecurity controls and gain access to its data. The new chip technology that Intel detailed today is known as TRC, or Tunable Replica Circuit. The company says that TRC can automatically detect several common types of hardware-based cyberattacks. After the technology detects a hacking attempt, administrators can take steps to block it. TRC spots hardware-based cyberattacks that tar...