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No signed kernel, just a signed boot loader

No signed kernel, just a signed boot loader

Posted Jun 26, 2012 7:27 UTC (Tue) by ssmith32 (subscriber, #72404)
In reply to: No signed kernel, just a signed boot loader by jspaleta
Parent article: Details on Ubuntu's UEFI secure boot plan

You seem to have a lot of faith in municipal power companies commitment to security...

Unfortunately, regardless of the "should", there are plenty of examples to the contrary.

Whatever the original intent, in reality, UEFI's largest impact so far has been to impose a significant cost on open-source software, with the to-be-determined security benefits still vaporware..


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