The Performance of Various Lightweight Block Ciphers FPGA Architectures: A Review


  • Marwa Subhi Ibrahim Computer Engineering Department, Engineering College, Al-Iraqia University /College of Engineering, Diyala University, Diyala, Baquba, Iraq
  • Yasir Amer Abbas College of Engineering, Diyala University, Diyala, Baquba, Iraq
  • Mudhafar Hussein Ali Computer Engineering Department, Engineering College, Al-Iraqia University, Iraq



FPGA, Lightweight, Block Cipher


Today most of our devices connected with Internet to assistance us to improve our decisions. The number of people are using wireless and Internet networks increased day by day, which this increased improved the encryption mechanisms for devices and protect user data transfer over an unsecured network. Due to the limited resources for most portable devices, the concept of ubiquitous computing presents must be working terms of security, which contains Confidentiality, Integrity, Authentication, and non-repudiation. In comparison to energy-efficient with cryptography the conventional approaches are expensive and complicated and high-power consumption. The design of lightweight cryptography has solved big number of problem for hardware implementation with the conventional cryptography. In this paper, performance and efficiency depend of architectures review for lightweight block cipher algorithm base of FPGA design and implementation.


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How to Cite

Ibrahim, M. S., Abbas, Y. A., & Ali, M. H. (2022). The Performance of Various Lightweight Block Ciphers FPGA Architectures: A Review. Al-Iraqia Journal for Scientific Engineering Research, 1(1), 124–129.