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Over 271 Gigabyte motherboard models have a firmware backdoor that puts users at risk

Cybersecurity company Eclypsium has uncovered in hundreds of Gigabyte motherboard models a firmware backdoor that’s installed by the motherboard manufacturer itself. As explained in their report, Eclypsium discovered an executable code embedded into the UEFI firmware. Whenever the computer boots up, the code runs during the Windows startup process an updater program that’s downloaded from […]