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Firmware TPM Driver
This document describes the firmware Trusted Platform Module (fTPM)
device driver.
This driver is a shim for firmware implemented in ARM's TrustZone
environment. The driver allows programs to interact with the TPM in the same
way they would interact with a hardware TPM.
The driver acts as a thin layer that passes commands to and from a TPM
implemented in firmware. The driver itself doesn't contain much logic and is
used more like a dumb pipe between firmware and kernel/userspace.
The firmware itself is based on the following paper:
When the driver is loaded it will expose ``/dev/tpmX`` character devices to
userspace which will enable userspace to communicate with the firmware TPM
through this device.