A Practical Guide to TPM 2.0: Using the Trusted Platform Module in the New Age of Security is a straight-forward primer for developers. It shows security and TPM concepts, demonstrating their use in real applications that the reader can try out.
Simply put, this book is designed to empower and excite the programming community to go out and do cool things with the TPM. The approach is to ramp the reader up quickly and keep their interest.A Practical Guide to TPM 2.0: Using the Trusted Platform Module in the New Age of Security explains security concepts, describes the TPM 2.0 architecture, and provides code and pseudo-code examples in parallel, from very simple concepts and code to highly complex concepts and pseudo-code.
The book includes instructions for the available execution environments and real code examples to get readers up and talking to the TPM quickly. The authors then help the users expand on that with pseudo-code descriptions of useful applications using the TPM.
This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND). You can download A Practical Guide to TPM 2.0 ebook for free in PDF format (5.4 MB).
Table of Contents
History of the TPM
Basic Security Concepts
Quick Tutorial on TPM 2.0
Existing Applications That Use TPMs
Navigating the Specification
TPM Software Stack
Platform Configuration Registers
Authorizations and Sessions
Extended Authorization (EA) Policies
Auditing TPM Commands
Startup, Shutdown, and Provisioning
Solving Bigger Problems with the TPM 2.0
Platform Security Technologies That Use TPM 2.0