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TrenchBoot and GRUB - A Quick Introduction

TrenchBoot is a cross-community OSS integration project for hardware-rooted, late launch integrity of open and proprietary systems. It reduces the attack surface exposed by the platform firmware. The presentation will introduce the TrenchBoot itself and later discuss how it compares to a UEFI secure boot and where it complements the secure boot. The webinar will also explore various challenges created by the UEFI environment for TrenchBoot but also for DRTM in general. Then the presentation will highlight some solutions to the discovered deficiencies discussed in the OSS community.
Recorded Jun 16 2020 46 mins
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    TrenchBoot is a cross-community OSS integration project for hardware-rooted, late launch integrity of open and proprietary systems. It reduces the attack surface exposed by the platform firmware. The presentation will introduce the TrenchBoot itself and later discuss how it compares to a UEFI secure boot and where it complements the secure boot. The webinar will also explore various challenges created by the UEFI environment for TrenchBoot but also for DRTM in general. Then the presentation will highlight some solutions to the discovered deficiencies discussed in the OSS community.
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