Descriptions of TPM Capabilities
The formal definition of these capabilities can be found in the latest TCPA specification. The capability names used in this section are exactly those used in the TCPA specification.
In this section, we look at functions for the following capabilities:
Enabling a TPM
Activating a TPM
Functions for Enabling a TPM
The following commands are used for enabling or disabling a TPM:
TPM_OwnerSetDisable is an owner-authenticated command that uses cryptographic authorization. TPM_PhysicalEnable and TPM_PhysicalDisable require assertion of physical presence. TPM_PhysicalEnable can't be subverted by software. The commands change ...