SECURE CRYPTO KEY GENERATION AND DISTRIBUTION

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14175035

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This document discusses, among other things, a method of distributing authentication keys that can prevent certain forms of circuit fabrication piracy. In an example, a method can include selecting a number of authentication keys for generation at a key generation computer, generating a random number using a random number generator of the key generation computer, generating the number of authentication keys using the random number and a key generation algorithm stored in the memory of the key generation computer, scrambling each of the number of authentication keys using a scrambling routine executing on the key generation computer, and distributing the scrambled authentication keys to an authorized manufacturers.

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FAIRCHILD SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION5005 E MCDOWELL ROAD MAILDROP A700 PHOENIX AS 85008

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Card, Robert A Scarborough, US 16 319
Charland, Nathan Scarborough, US 3 10
Hopkins, Jefferson Orrington, US 2 1
Klein, Christian Portland, US 362 3299
Miske, Myron J Newfields, US 14 208
Smith, Michael Weare, US 381 6653
Turner, John R Portland, US 13 97
Yoo, Jaeyoung Scarborough, US 4 2

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