Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 29th Dec 2012 16:37 UTC
Linux It's sad that we need this, but alas - Matthew Garret has made a list of Linux distributions that boot on Windows 8 PCs with Secure Boot enabled. Tellingly enough, the list is short. Very short. Can someone hack this nonsense into oblivion please?
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saso
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2007-04-18

http://blog.fpmurphy.com/2012/11/list-secure-boot-certificates.html

Will the BIOS/firmware check this ?

So will your PC stop booting in the future ?

Wow, this is a major fuckup and cause for serious concern. 15 year old working machines aren't all that rare - having this kind of time-bomb in them might very well prove to be a serious issue for businesses relying on UEFI secured systems.

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