Quick Tutorial on TPM 2.0
This chapter describes the major uses of TPM capabilities. The use cases for which TPM 1.2 was designed still pertain to TPM 2.0, so we begin by exploring those use cases and the designed functionality that enables them. Then we move to new aspects of the TPM 2.0 design and the use cases enabled by those capabilities.
As noted in Chapter 1, the rise of the Internet and the corresponding increase in security problems, particularly in the area of e-business, were the main driving forces for designing TPMs. A hardware-based standardized security solution became imperative. At the same time, due to the lack of ...