Re: [OT] Re: the ghost of UEFI and Micr0$0ft
On 05/06/12 21:07, Tom H wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 1:45 PM, Camaleón <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> On Tue, 05 Jun 2012 19:26:55 +0200, Claudius Hubig wrote:
>>> However, I welcome the fact that attacks on Windows will be made more
>>> difficult, since that also means smaller botnets, fewer vulnerable
>>> computers etc.
>> That's the problem: we don't have to care about Windows security, it's
>> not our business! That's a problem for the Windows users not for us.
> Can you guarantee that there isn't and will never be a BIOS rootkit
> that affects Linux?
> Can you guarantee that Windows botnets don't/won't attack Linux boxes?
But the so called secure boot won't prevent anything like this...
Botnets run on genuine windows...