Pre-boot Security Vision Threats & Defense Beyond the OS presented at RSAChina 2012

by Long Qin, Gao Zhan,

Summary : Firmware threats and security are attracting more and more attentions from hackers and researchers. Its important for security community and industry to systematically analyze, characterize, and defend against these types of attacks which is beyond OS. This talk will summarize these attack patterns involving firmware threats, and describe the possible efforts to improve the fundamental security.