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Set secure id with TXE


We want to set some unique IDs on each device we have (based on e3825/e3845, win/linux platforms). Due to lack of information we've got some questions:

1. Is it possible to write to TXE memory some (our custom) values that cannot be changed in a future even with external programmer/blaster?

2. How that values can be read using some C/C++ API or via IOCTL? Is it possible under a UserMode or Ring0 is required?

Maybe we are trying to use inappropriate instrument/technology and we would be appreciated for any consideration.

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Hello Dimaver,

Thank you for contacting the Intel Embedded Community.

The information that may help you is stated in the Bay Trail – M/D/T/I SoC Intel(R) Trusted Execution Engine [Intel(R) TXE] BIOS Writer's Guide document # 514966 that can be found at the following web site:

https://www-ssl.intel.com/content/www/us/en/secure/intelligent-systems/privileged/bay-trail/atom-e3800-m-d-t-i-soc-txe-bios-writers-guide.html?wapkw=514966 https://www-ssl.intel.com/content/www/us/en/secure/intelligent-systems/privileged/bay-trail/atom-e3800-m-d-t-i-soc-txe-bios-writers-guide.html


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