"BootHole" Vulnerability: Problem? Or easily fixed?

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"BootHole" Vulnerability: Problem? Or easily fixed?

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For all guru's out there, i'm not one of you, but take a look at this!
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DoodMann wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:26 am
For all guru's out there, i'm not one of you, but take a look at this!
Already fixed by the updates.
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https://ubuntu.com/blog/mitigating-boot ... rabilities

An Ubuntu blog post about BootHole, including a link to the associated Ubuntu Security KnowledgeBase article.

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DoodMann wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:26 am
For all guru's out there, i'm not one of you, but take a look at this!
if the attacker has physical access to your system - this hole is in the last place in the queue what is worth worrying about.
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BigEasy wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:42 pm
DoodMann wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:26 am
For all guru's out there, i'm not one of you, but take a look at this!
if the attacker has physical access to your system - this hole is in the last place in the queue what is worth worrying about.
Oh, thanks for the explanation.
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