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Hardware-Enabled Security and Trusted Cloud: Draft Reports Available for Comment
October 27, 2021

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released three new draft reports on hardware-enabled security and trusted cloud for public comment. The foundation of any cloud data center or edge computing security strategy should be securing the platform on which data and workloads will be executed and accessed. The physical platform provides the initial protections to help ensure that higher-layer security controls can be trusted.

The three new draft reports are:

The public comment period for these drafts is open through December 6, 2021. See the publication details for copies of the drafts and instructions for submitting comments. You can also contact us at

NOTE: A call for patent claims is included in each of these drafts. For additional information, see the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) Patent Policy--Inclusion of Patents in ITL Publications.

Parent Project

See: Hardware Security

Related Topics

Security and Privacy: audit & accountability, program management, roots of trust

Technologies: cloud & virtualization, hardware

Created October 26, 2021, Updated October 27, 2021