[coreboot] Thinkpad SD card controller DMA

Jose Trujillo ce.autom at protonmail.com
Thu Jun 21 12:49:49 CEST 2018

Hello Thomas,

It is not enough just to disable it from the devicetree ?


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On June 21, 2018 1:43 PM, Thomasheidler via coreboot <coreboot at coreboot.org> wrote:

> Thanks for your response and suggestions.
> Luckily I don’t need the SD card reader and would rather completely disable it to protect against any DMA attack before the kernel initializes IOMMU. The problem is that I don’t know how to prevent the controller from initializing at all, short of actually desoldering the chip from the mainboard, which is risky.
> Regarding the EC, are you aware of any working libre replacement for the EC on any Lenovo Thinkpad?
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