This 'thermal attack' can read your password from the heat your fingertips leave behind


To give customers the confidence to share data with authorised parties in the cloud environment, Microsoft is placing hardware in charge of data protection in Azure. In order to showcase Azure’s services for secure computing, the firm made a number of hardware security announcements at its Ignite 2022 conference this week.

Authorized parties can insert code into the box to decrypt and access the data without first having to take the data out of the secure area through a procedure known as attestation. Read More…