User: Password:
Subscribe / Log in / New account

Fedora reexamines "trusted boot"

Fedora reexamines "trusted boot"

Posted Jul 2, 2011 10:52 UTC (Sat) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
In reply to: Fedora reexamines "trusted boot" by nix
Parent article: Fedora reexamines "trusted boot"

BTW, 'a bit of NVRAM' won't work to store encryption keys. Because an attacker can just boot a LiveCD/LiveUSB and read all your keys from NVRAM.

That's where the measurement part of TPM comes handy - TPM won't release keys unless your system is secure.

(Log in to post comments)

Copyright © 2018, Eklektix, Inc.
Comments and public postings are copyrighted by their creators.
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds