Posts Tagged ‘secure boot’

Windows 8 – Boot Security and Third Party Operating Systems

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

If you run both Linux and Windows on the same system, you might want to take a look at this one …

Things got heated up quite a bit in the past two days as Microsoft started to reveal information about boot security in Windows 8. The main concern raised by Matthew Garrett and others was that secure boot could prevent the installation and use of third party operating systems like Linux on an OEM system running Windows 8.

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