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Microsoft launches Project Cerberus, NIST 800-193-compliant

[…]Today, we’re also introducing Project Cerberus, which provides a critical component for security protection that to date has been missing from server hardware – protection, detection and recovery from attacks on platform firmware.[…] Project Cerberus is a NIST 800-193 compliant hardware root of trust specifically designed to provide robust security for all platform firmware. It provides a hardware root of trust for firmware on the motherboard (UEFI BIOS, BMC, Options ROMs) as well as on peripheral I/O devices by enforcing strict access control and integrity verification from pre-boot and continuing to runtime.[…]

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/microsofts-project-olympus-delivers-cloud-hardware-innovation-at-scale/

https://github.com/opencomputeproject/Project_Olympus

Very excited to see NIST SP 800-193-compliance mentioned!!

https://csrc.nist.gov/publications/detail/sp/800-193/draft

 

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