Cloud security is one of the trending areas due to high adoption rates by small and huge businesses alike. Security of the virtual layer is very important from the customer’s perspective as all the private data is hosted over virtual machines. This paper is aimed at describing the role of TPM 2.0 chip in guaranteeing the best security features to the VMs hosted in a third party environment in collaboration with the Hyper-V Shielded VM security feature introduced by Microsoft.