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Old news?

Old news?

Posted Sep 21, 2011 13:16 UTC (Wed) by kylegordon (guest, #80373)
In reply to: Old news? by jreiser
Parent article: UEFI and "secure boot"

From TFA: "The UEFI 2.3.1 specification [agreement required] has a number of new features, one of which is the optional "secure boot" protocol."

Given that UEFI 2.3.1 only came out in April 2011, I doubt your 5 year old Apple hardware has UEFI 2.3.1 compliant firmware.

TPM isn't UEFI, and a TPM can only be used to trust the boot system to allow you to decrypt data. It doesn't prevent you from booting a new/different OS.


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