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What is a Trusted Execution Environment (TEE)? Past, Present & Future

The Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) is a secure area in a device that ensures sensitive data is stored, processed, and protected in an isolated and trusted environment. As such, it offers protection against attacks generated in the rest of the device and even other actors inside the TEE.

In this video, Don Felton - Principal Security Architect at Trustonic and Chair of the GlobalPlatform TEE Specification Working Group – explores the origins of TEEs, the technology's evolution through the years, and the work that GlobalPlatform is doing to continue driving it forward.

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