MSI Secure Boot goes haywire for a whole host of motherboards

The latest firmware update for MSI motherboards broke a key security feature, exposing countless PCs to malware. (Opens in a new tab) And other threats, a security expert claimed.

Researcher Dawid Potocki discovered that the recently released firmware update version 7C02v3C changed the default secure boot setting on MSI motherboards, allowing the boot process to run unsigned software, or whose signature has been changed due to modifications.

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