[coreboot] PCI BAR attacks on SMM at RECon Brussels

Trammell Hudson hudson at trmm.net
Fri Mar 3 17:28:23 CET 2017

Intel ATR presented "Baring the system: New vulnerabilities in SMM of
coreboot and UEFI based systems" at RECon Brussels last month:


The slides are online now:


Their first conclusion is that "the root cause is that firmware assumes
hardware is trusted".  This seems to be less and less of a valid assumption.


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