BIOS Software Coming to the End of the Road

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I will believe it when I see it… :iagree:


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Apple already has ditched Bios and is using a “custom” EFI/UEFI.

The “Bios” of many modern laptops and desktop mainboards already use EFI/UEFI, but there is still some compatibility layer, so operating systems “see” a Bios. So dropping this layer is only a matter of time.

Michael


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How sweet it is :smiley: :iagree:


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[QUOTE=mciahel;2548318]Apple already has ditched Bios and is using a “custom” EFI/UEFI.

The “Bios” of many modern laptops and desktop mainboards already use EFI/UEFI, but there is still some compatibility layer, so operating systems “see” a Bios. So dropping this layer is only a matter of time.

Michael[/QUOTE]

Let me guess that means the malware and spyware are right behind getting ready to rewrite your BIOS so it works for them…???


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[QUOTE=coolcolors;2548350]Let me guess that means the malware and spyware are right behind getting ready to rewrite your BIOS so it works for them…???[/QUOTE]Well, if you allow the crapware to be installed and executed on your computer… :bigsmile:

You remember the CIH vírus?
But nowadays such is not an option for the criminals, since they want to use the resources of your computer :smiley:

Michael