TCG Reference Integrity Manifest (RIM) Information Model


This specification defines Reference Integrity Manifest (RIM) structures that a Verifier uses to validate expected values (Assertions) against actual values (Evidence). This RIM Information Model defines an abstract structure for assembling reference measurements (Assertions) that manufacturers and other supply chain entities assert as expected values.

A RIM information model has several characteristics. It:

RIM binding specifications define a realization of RIM information model expressions. RIM binding specifications define formats, protocols, storage, and delivery methods used to instantiate and convey reference information to a Verifier. RIM binding may instantiate, store, and retrieve RIM data on an Attester’s platform.

RIM Binding Specification(s) include:

* PC Client Reference Integrity Manifest