*countable infinities only

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Thu May 31 17:03:05 UTC 2012

On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 12:53:30PM -0400, Gerry Reno wrote:
> On 05/31/2012 12:51 PM, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> > On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 12:49:53PM -0400, Gerry Reno wrote:
> >> The issue could be solved by having the SecureBoot default setting depend on the OS being booted:
> >>
> >> SecureBoot should only be Default:ON for Microsoft OS's and any other OS's that want to deal with that
> >>
> >> and should be Default:OFF for all others.
> > How do you distinguish between a non-Microsoft OS and a piece of malware 
> > that will then boot a Microsoft OS?
> >
> The Microsoft OS should refuse to boot if it is being invoked in an unauthorized manner.

How does the Microsoft OS know that it's being invoked in an 
unauthorised manner?

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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