Short Take – Side Channel Attack

Do you know what a side channel attack is? Do you know how it relates to you as a Network Engineer? In today’s Network Collective Short Take, Russ White helps explain what a side channel attack is, how it works, and some of the challenges that are inherent in defending against it.


Russ White


  1. […] is an unintended side effect of processing data that reveals something about the data itself; I covered these in a short take over at the Network Collective. A covert channel, however, is a communications channel set up between two systems intentionally […]

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