DEFCON 20: Hacking Measured Boot and UEFI
UEFI secure booting has been on the minds of many hackers and open sources advocates. Some believe that it will lock out certain operating systems in favor of vendor’s proprietary systems. (There have even been recent reports of bricking Samsung laptops just by trying to boot Linux.)
In this video from last Summer’s DEFCON 20 conference, Dan Griffin, President of JW Secure, Inc., demonstrates trusted boot in action, and releases his Measured Boot Tool which allows you to view Trusted Platform Module (TPM) boot data and identify risks such as unsigned early-boot drivers.This entry was posted in demonstrations, security, tools, Videos and tagged Defcon, measured boot, UEFI.