Strong crypto RFID data communication utilizing SHA-256 challenge-and-response authentication

Speaker: Christian Gruber, Maxim Integrated

Secure authentication becomes more and more important in the context of Industry 4.0 and IoT. Maxim Integrated has enhanced its DeepCover® technology to enable highly secure wireless communication. By bringing an RFID/ISO 15693 tag together with an integrated SHA-256 encryption engine which provides authentication based on challenge-and-response, designers can now build up strong crypto wireless communication systems at an affordable price.