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News AMI adds Bluetooth keyboard support to UEFI firmware

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 18 Sep 2015.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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  2. Corky42

    Corky42 Where's walle?

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    Why do I get the feeling adding Bluetooth support into UEFI firmware is going to be a security risk?
    I hope it can be disabled.
     
  3. ModSquid

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    Add a BIOS password?
     
  4. schmidtbag

    schmidtbag New Member

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    Not really any more of a security risk than Bluetooth in an OS. Besides, you still have to pair the device and blueooth's range is usually pretty short, so it's not like it's going to be all that easy to hack. Also, it is specifically keyboards. Without drivers for any other devices, there's not a whole lot you can do.
     

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