Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×
Linux

Submission + - The Linux Foundation Secure Boot Pre-bootloader Released (paritynews.com)

hypnosec writes: The Linux Foundation’s UEFI Secure Boot pre-bootloader for independent Linux distros and software developers has finally been released. Announcing the release of the secure boot system James Bottomley noted that the signed pre-bootloader was delivered by Microsoft on February 6th. Bottomley has released two validated files PreLoader.efi and HashTool.efi. Bottomley has also created a bootable mini-USB image that provides “an EFI shell where the kernel should be and uses Gummiboot to boot.” Just last week the pre-bootloader had to be rewritten to accommodate booting of all version of Linux
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

The Linux Foundation Secure Boot Pre-bootloader Released

Comments Filter:

Lend money to a bad debtor and he will hate you.

Working...