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ThinkPwn: UEFI Vulnerability – Daily Security Byte EP. 283

The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) is the new type of firmware that replaces Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) firmware on PCs. Among other new features, UEFI supports security mechanisms like Secure Boot for Windows. Unfortunately, a researcher found a flaw in Lenovo’s UEFI that could allow attackers to bypass this mechanism. Watch the video to learn more. 

(Episode Runtime: 2:21

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jlXtXG8YdKM

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)


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