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FSF slams Microsoft imposition of secure boot

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Sam VargheseThe Free Software Foundation says it strongly rejects any approach to computer security that involves placing trust in Microsoft or any other proprietary software company. {loadposition sam08}Instead, the organisation, in a white paper on Microsoft's secure boot proposal and the fallout thereof, said users should be able to both easily disable secure boot and to use their own security keys in order that they could be the ultimate decision-maker on which software should run on their computers.FSF executive director John Sullivan said: "We will do what we can to help all (IT news)