Date: Monday, October 5, 2009 Time: 11:45am – 1:15pm Place: Maxwell Dworkin 2nd Floor Lounge Area
Speaker: Eran Tromer, MIT
Title: Side Channels and Vulnerabilities in Cloud Computing
Abstract: Today’s computers typically run numerous processes of varying sensitivity and trustworthiness. The platform purports to protect these from each other, but side channels arise from lower architectural layers (such as contention for shared hardware resources), and create...