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Super Micro chief bean counter: Bloomberg's 'unwarranted hardware hacking article' has slowed our server sales

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Re: I'm puzzled about all the controversy here.

>It would have been easier to just install a modified firmware on the boards instead of putting a chip on the board to modify the firmware.

What firmware? A lot can be re-uploaded by the end users and I see no reason why an opponent could get their hand on deep firmware and upload it to masked ROM.

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