How to Know If My Intel® Processor Supports Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)

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02/17/2021

What are you seeing?

Issues encountered 

  • How do I find out if Intel® Processors support Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX)?
  • How do I find the list of all Intel Processors that support Intel SGX?
  • I have purchased a new Intel® Core™ processor and cannot determine if it supports Intel® SGX.

 


Environment:

All Intel Processors 


How to fix it:

Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX) provide the ability for applications to create hardware-enforced trusted execution protection for their applications’ sensitive routines and data. Intel® SGX provides developers a way to partition their code and data into CPU hardened trusted execution environments (TEEs).

 

Find out if your processor supports the Intel® SGX

Follow these steps:

  1. Go to product specifications (ARK).
  2. Enter the processor number in the search specifications box in the top-right corner.
  3. On the product specification page of the processor, click Security & Reliability and look for Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX).

 

Find a list of Intel processors supporting the Intel® SGX

Follow these steps:

  1. Go to product specifications page advanced search (ARK) and select filters that produce a list of processors that support Intel® SGX.
  2. Scroll down and click Find products by features.
  3. Under Choose a Filter, select Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX).
  4. Under Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX), there are three options. You can select from the first two options.

After that, there will be additional dropdowns to help narrow your criteria.

 


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