Enabling Intel TXT in Fedora
Posted Apr 8, 2010 7:30 UTC (Thu) by michaeljt
Parent article: Enabling Intel TXT in Fedora
> Depending on hardware vendors for security solutions is not without pitfalls, but we are
already dependent on them for the correct functioning of our systems, which includes
Since most CPU features are well documented, it is possible to test them quite extensively to
see if they work as they should, although if the manufacturer is sneaky enough they could
probably still hide something nasty. Hopefully someone would still notice at some point. Is it
possible to test the blob in the same way?
And I wonder how long it will take until someone (Redhat sponsored?) reverse engineers the
blob à la Nouveau.
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