A Practical Guide to TPM 2.0

Using the New Trusted Platform Module in the New Age of Security

by Will Arthur, David Challener, Kenneth Goldman

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Book Description

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

Chapter 1
History of the TPM
1
Chapter 2
Basic Security Concepts
7
Chapter 3
Quick Tutorial on TPM 2.0
23
Chapter 4
Existing Applications That Use TPMs
39
Chapter 5
Navigating the Specification
51
Chapter 6
Execution Environment
71
Chapter 7
TPM Software Stack
77
Chapter 8
TPM Entities
97
Chapter 9
Hierarchies
105
Chapter 10
Keys
119
Chapter 11
NV Indexes
137
Chapter 12
Platform Configuration Registers
151
Chapter 13
Authorizations and Sessions
163
Chapter 14
Extended Authorization (EA) Policies
217
Chapter 15
Key Management
249
Chapter 16
Auditing TPM Commands
263
Chapter 17
Decrypt/Encrypt Sessions
271
Chapter 18
Context Management
289
Chapter 19
Startup, Shutdown, and Provisioning
301
Chapter 20
Debugging
311
Chapter 21
Solving Bigger Problems with the TPM 2.0
323
Chapter 22
Platform Security Technologies That Use TPM 2.0
331

Book Details

Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
Apress
Published
2015
Pages
375
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9781430265832
ISBN10
1430265833
ISBN13 Digital
9781430265849
ISBN10 Digital
1430265841
PDF Size
5.4 MB
License
CC BY-NC-ND

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