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Take Control of Your PC with UEFI Secure Boot

Dec 05, 2015, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])

UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) is the open, multi-vendor replacement for the aging BIOS standard, which first appeared in IBM computers in 1976. The UEFI standard is extensive, covering the full boot architecture. This article focuses on a single useful but typically overlooked feature of UEFI: secure boot.

Often maligned, you've probably encountered UEFI secure boot only when you disabled it during initial setup of your computer.

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