Insyde® Software Publishes White Paper Highlighting Best Practices for the National Security Agency’s UEFI Secure Boot Guidelines

Paper Provides Guidance for Leveraging InsydeH2O® UEFI BIOS to Design Secure Devices that Meet Stringent National Security Standards

PORTLAND, OR – APRIL 29, 2021 – Insyde® Software, a leading provider of UEFI BIOS and systems management software, today announced the release of a new white paper highlighting best practices for implementing the NSA’s (The United States National Security Agency) UEFI Secure Boot Guidelines with InsydeH2O® UEFI BIOS.

“Best Practices for UEFI Secure Boot Guidelines”, written by Insyde Software’s Tim Lewis, CTO and head of its Office of Security & Trust, provides guidance based on the NSA’s recently published recommendations for the implementation, deployment, and configuration of UEFI Secure Boot to improve its effectiveness against today’s increasingly sophisticated exploits. This white paper explains these recommendations in great detail and further shows how InsydeH2O provides support for each of the recommendations.

InsydeH2O UEFI BIOS is Insyde Software’s flagship firmware solution and is widely trusted for designing and deploying hardened systems with its robust support for the latest industry security features, standards and guidelines including UEFI Secure Boot, Device Guard, Credential Guard, Secure Firmware Recovery, Secure Firmware Update, Platform Firmware Resiliency (PFR) and much more.  

To obtain a copy of this white paper, please visit Insyde Software’s website:  

About Insyde Software

Insyde Software ( is a leading worldwide provider of UEFI firmware, systems management solutions and custom engineering services for companies in the mobile, server, desktop and IoT (Internet-of-Things) computing industries. The company is publicly held (TPEx: 6231) and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with U.S. headquarters in Westborough, MA. The company’s customers include the world’s leading computing, communications and storage device designers and manufacturers.

Insyde and InsydeH2O are registered trademarks or trademark of Insyde Software in the United States and other countries. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.



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