Secure Microcontrollers

Maxim's secure micros protect today's digital assets and IP from tomorrow's threats. Built-in FIPS-certified hardware cryptographic engines support industry-standard algorithms.

Our DeepCover® Secure Microcontrollers integrate advanced cryptography and physical security to offer the highest level of protection against side-channel attacks, physical tampering, and reverse engineering.

  • Integrated secure NV SRAM is instantly erased when an intrusion is detected
  • Patented real-time code and data encryption fully protects external memories

Secure Microcontrollers 
DeepCover Secure Microcontrollers 

The DeepCover Security Framework is a software solution that protects payment terminals and internet of things (IoT) devices from both local and remote attacks, even if weaknesses are exploited in the communications stack, by enabling a trusted environment on an Arm® Cortex®-M open platform.

DeepCover Software Security Framework (PDF)


Mobile POS: An Advanced Cryptographic and Physical Security Solution
1:51 min
November 2014