Rooting a local box

Stuart Jansen sjansen at buscaluz.org
Thu Apr 26 14:57:18 MDT 2007


On Thu, 2007-04-26 at 14:41 -0600, Steve Alligood wrote:
> It is true that if you have physical access to a system, you can get 
> around any boot security, but you are missing the point that every OS 
> will eventually be used with a serial or console connection.

I'll see your "every OS will eventually be used with a serial or console
connection" and raise you "eventually every remote console will be able
to boot from remote media". Sounds to me like a problem with the remote
console, not the boot loader.

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Stuart Jansen              e-mail/jabber: sjansen at buscaluz.org
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"However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at 
the results." -- Winston Churchill
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