[coreboot] X86 considered harmfull vs Coreboot
mr.nuke.me at gmail.com
Wed Jan 20 02:58:40 CET 2016
On 01/19/2016 12:46 PM, NTPT wrote:
> Hi all
> I found a paper
> Intel x86 considered harmful
> Joanna Rutkowska
She's screaming, and screaming, louder and louder, yet sadly very few
people are actually paying attention.
There isn't much we can do from a firmware point of view when the
hardware nowadays hides things from us. It's sad, but it's the reality.
And it's not just x86 that's doing this; it seems to be an industry-wide
Some people are hoping that RISC-V and OpenPOWER will not fall into the
same trend, but it's all just hopes at this point.
> describing things that are belived are security shorcommings of x86 architecture. Many of them are bios / mb and boot process related.
> I am just awandering how coreboot as a "opensource bios" deal with this...
> Any information ? I would glad to hear Yours opinion . Thanx
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