A Survey of Techniques for Improving Security of GPUs [article]

Sparsh Mittal and S.B. Abhinaya and Manish Reddy and Irfan Ali
2018 arXiv   pre-print
Graphics processing unit (GPU), although a powerful performance-booster, also has many security vulnerabilities. Due to these, the GPU can act as a safe-haven for stealthy malware and the weakest 'link' in the security 'chain'. In this paper, we present a survey of techniques for analyzing and improving GPU security. We classify the works on key attributes to highlight their similarities and differences. More than informing users and researchers about GPU security techniques, this survey aims
more » ... increase their awareness about GPU security vulnerabilities and potential countermeasures.
arXiv:1804.00114v1 fatcat:u3363wls3fh3te2vvfvjzra25q