paddymac Posted December 17, 2015 Report Share Posted December 17, 2015 The vulnerability only comes into play when someone has physical access to the computer, but pressing the backspace key 28 times causes a buffer underflow which allows someone to bypass the Grub bootloader password if enabled. http://www.csoonline.com/article/3016100/security/vulnerability-in-popular-bootloader-puts-locked-down-linux-computers-at-risk.html Tassie_Tux 1 Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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