Hacking The Extensible Firmware Interface presented at Blackhat USA 2007

by John Heasman,

Tags: Security

Summary : The Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI)
has long been touted as the replacement for the traditional BIOS and was
chosen by Apple as the pre-boot environment for Intel-based Macs. This
presentation explores the security implications of EFI on firmware-based
rootkits.