The SPARCHS Project: Hardware Support for Software Security [abstract] (PDF)
Simha Sethumadhavan, Salvatore J. Stolfo, Angelos D. Keromytis, Junfeng Yang, and David I. August
Proceedings of the First SysSec Workshop (SYSSEC), July 2011.

This paper describes the research philosophy and motivations of the SPARCHS project. The goal of the SPARCHS project is to improve security by implementing security mechanisms in hardware.