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  • The Trusted Platform Module has just become important

    Posted on July 12th, 2021 at 02:43 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

    HARDWARE

    Ben Myers

    By Ben Myers

    Microsoft has said that the Trusted Platform Module 2.0 is a firm requirement for Windows 11. Why?

    The leak of an early version of Windows 11 forced its hasty announcement by Microsoft, rather than the usual smooth, well-orchestrated effort supported by thorough technical information about the requirements to run the new operating system. The eye candy of a perky and pretty Mac-like desktop wallpapered over many technical details, some still unclear. It is somewhat ironic that an operating system intended to be trusted was leaked.

    Read the full story in the AskWoody Plus Newsletter 18.26.0 (2021-07-12).