Differential fault analysis on the block cipher HIGHT

Yuseop Lee, Jongsung Kim, Jong Hyuk Park, Seokhie Hong

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Abstract

HIGHT, proposed in CHES 2006, is a block cipher standard approved by Telecommunications Technology Association (TTA) of Korea and ISO/IEC 18033-3. It is designed a lightweight block cipher suitable for restricted hardware environment. In this paper, we propose a differential fault attack on HIGHT with a small number of fault injections. The proposed attack can recover the 128-bit secret key with more than 4 faulty ciphertexts based on a random byte fault model. Our attack has O(2 32) computational complexity and O(2 12) memory complexity and is the first known differential fault attack on HIGHT.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFuture Information Technology, Application, and Service, FutureTech 2012
Pages407-416
Number of pages10
EditionVOL. 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Event7th FTRA International Conference on Future Information Technology, FutureTech 2012 - Vancouver, BC, Canada
Duration: 2012 Jun 262012 Jun 28

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Electrical Engineering
NumberVOL. 1
Volume164 LNEE
ISSN (Print)1876-1100
ISSN (Electronic)1876-1119

Other

Other7th FTRA International Conference on Future Information Technology, FutureTech 2012
CountryCanada
CityVancouver, BC
Period12/6/2612/6/28

Keywords

  • Block cipher
  • Differential fault analysis
  • HIGHT

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

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