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RE: Bug#56821: Important security hole: mbr allows anyone to boot from a floppy.


> Physical security is not the responsibility of the MBR. If some one has
> physical access to your system they can do whatever they like regardless.
	Agreed -- the most useful solution I've been able to implement is to
use the BIOS configuration 
	features to disallow booting from floppy, then put a password on (at
least) the configuration
	entry for the BIOS.  Removing the feature from the software isn't
the solution.


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