Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?)

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To: Patrick Shirkey <pshirkey@...>
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Date: Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 8:44 pm

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On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 4:40 PM, Patrick Shirkey wrote:

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This is at best unproven and at worst willfully false.

UEFI does not represent a way to do either of these things. If it could do
that, then so could your existing BIOS.

There is little point in denying that UEFI plays into the interests of
Microsoft and large content providers, but that is very different from you
have claimed here.

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On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 4:40 PM, Patrick=
Shirkey <pshirkey@boosthardware.com> wrote:

UEFI is a "microsoft" rootkit and backdoor so "t=
hey" (as in "They Live")
can spy on you and take control of your computer any time "they" =
want.This is at best unproven and at worst willfully =
false. UEFI does not represent a way to do either of these things. =
If it could do that, then so could your existing BIOS.
There is little point in denying that UEFI plays into the interests of =
Microsoft and large content providers, but that is very different from you =
have claimed here.--p

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Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Chris Caudle, (Thu Mar 28, 7:55 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Patrick Shirkey, (Thu Mar 28, 8:40 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Chris Bannister, (Fri Mar 29, 2:51 am)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Paul Davis, (Thu Mar 28, 8:44 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Patrick Shirkey, (Thu Mar 28, 8:55 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Fons Adriaensen, (Thu Mar 28, 10:10 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), drew Roberts, (Thu Mar 28, 11:00 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Jostein Chr. Andersen, (Thu Mar 28, 10:52 pm)
Re: [LAU] UEFI (was How to turn off hyperthreading?), Paul Davis, (Thu Mar 28, 8:59 pm)