Reply to post: Re: Security vs. convenience

You'll never guess what you can do once you steal a laptop, reflash the BIOS, and reboot it


Re: Security vs. convenience

The reason such chips haven't been developed is because despite offering Hollywood-blockbuster levels of security, the first time one ACTUALLY fried itself, and some moronic user puts on their Daily Mail sadface with a headline about how they "lost" £1,500 simply because the entered the wrong passcode (or their darling brat did) and it's game over.

I own several Ironkey devices, which do precisely that. They're also designed to brick if cut into.

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