[coreboot] It finally happened.

bari bari at onelabs.com
Wed Jul 21 19:20:33 CEST 2010

ron minnich wrote:
> We predicted this possibility about 10 years ago, and have been
> warning about it almost continuously since then, but could not get
> people to listen.
> http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/shortsharpscience/2010/07/pc-giant-warns-of-hardware-tro.html
> I wonder if they'll start listening now?
> ron
They sort of have:

  "Implementation of embedded open source linux system designed (but not 
limited) torun on Raritan's OPMA card or in an User Mode linux session 
on any x86 host."


All it takes is the operator of the flash programmer to be malicious or 
anyone else that handles the flash devices.


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