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An update on UEFI secure boot

An update on UEFI secure boot

Posted Oct 27, 2011 15:15 UTC (Thu) by mjg59 (subscriber, #23239)
In reply to: An update on UEFI secure boot by simlo
Parent article: An update on UEFI secure boot

The security comes from the requirement that the user enter the BIOS to disable the feature. If the firmware is implemented in such a way that you can modify this from the OS then it's obviously circumventable, but the design is intended to be such that this is impossible.


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