As enterprises and individuals move into more complex hybrid environments with services spread across mobile apps, cloud service providers and distributed ecosystems it is imperative that we find a way to manage the trust relationships that make the distribution of responsibility work. This is more than just validation of the identity of an end user or even the state of a single device. Enterprise... READ MORE
The PC Client Platform Specific Profile for TPM 2.0 systems defines the requirements for platform firmware to initialize and interact with a TPM 2.0 device in a PC Client platform. This specification should be used in conjunction with the TCG UEFI Protocol Specification Family 2.0, the TCG Physical Presence Interface Specification, and the TCG ACPI Specification to design and implement a PC Clie... READ MORE
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What is Trusted Network Communications?
What problems does TNC solve?
Why is TNC necessary?
What is the scope of TNC solutions?
What TNC specifications are available?
What capabilities do TNC specifications provide?
Are TNC products compatible with today's infrastructure?
How does TNC architecture work? What are some key elements?
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This document describes errata and clarifications for the TCG TPM I2C Interface Specification Level 00 Revision 1.00 as published. The information in this document is likely – but not certain – to be incorporated into a future version of the specification. Suggested fixes proposed in this document may be modified before being published in a later TCG Specification. Therefore, the contents of t... READ MORE
This document describes errata and clarifications for the TCG Trusted Platform Module Library Version 2.0 Revision 1.38 as published. The information in this document is likely – but not certain – to be incorporated into a future version of the specification. Suggested fixes proposed in this document may be modified before being published in a later TCG Specification. Therefore, the contents o... READ MORE
This document outlines a process for provisioning and de-provisioning Trusted Platform Modules (TPMs) v2.0 for use in device identification, storage of encryption keys and credentials, and attestation of integrity measurements.
TCG TPM v2.0 Provisioning Guidance Version 1.0, Revision 1.0... READ MORE
Smart buildings result from the integration of several of today’s sensing, communication, power and computing technologies into an architectural structure. According to the Building Efficiency Initiative Organization, “…enabled by technology, this smart building connects the structure itself to the functions it exists to fulfill…” The organization goes on to define those as:
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The TPM 2.0 FIPS guidance is provided as a supporting document for FIPS 140-2 evaluation of a TPM 2.0 product compliant with TPM 2.0 library level 0 version 1.16. The intended audience for this document includes TPM manufacturers, FIPS Cryptographic Module Validation Program Laboratories and FIPS Evaluators.
This document describes additional development constraints or library interpretation n... READ MORE