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A Practical Guide to TPM 2.0

Using the Trusted Platform Module in the New Age of Security

Authors: Arthur, Will, Challener, David

  • 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 usage in real applications that the reader can build themselves. It includes access to a live execution environment and real code examples.

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About this book

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.

About the authors

Will Arthur is a server TXT architect and lead developer for Intel Corporation; currently developing TSS 2.0 system API specification and code; participant in TCG TPM 2.0 readability sub group, TPM workgroup, and TSS workgroup. He has a BS in Computer Science from Arizona State University and has worked in the embedded firmware, BIOS and low level software space for over 25 years.

Table of contents (22 chapters)

  • History of the TPM

    Arthur, Will (et al.)

    Pages 1-5

  • Basic Security Concepts

    Arthur, Will (et al.)

    Pages 7-22

  • Quick Tutorial on TPM 2.0

    Arthur, Will (et al.)

    Pages 23-37

  • Existing Applications That Use TPMs

    Arthur, Will (et al.)

    Pages 39-50

  • Navigating the Specification

    Arthur, Will (et al.)

    Pages 51-69

Buy this book

eBook  
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-6584-9
  • This book is an open access book, you can download it for free on link.springer.com
Softcover $39.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-6583-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
A Practical Guide to TPM 2.0
Book Subtitle
Using the Trusted Platform Module in the New Age of Security
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Will Arthur and David Challener
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-6584-9
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-6584-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-6583-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 392
Number of Illustrations and Tables
41 b/w illustrations
Topics