Lock up your bios !

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Help and Support' started by whoosh, Apr 18, 2009.

  1. whoosh

    whoosh Cooler King
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  2. jefins

    jefins New Member

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    Thanks for info. I'll pull out jumper until there won't be new bios versions availiable.
     
  3. GomJabbar

    GomJabbar Senior Member

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    Yeah, thanks. Just went into my BIOS setup menu and disabled the BIOS Update Option.;)
     
  4. lisaqld1981

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    Thanks for this info, scary to think what people can do these days, not many people would of known about this one.
     
  5. Mike

    Mike Windows Forum Admin
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    Gigabyte motherboards have a dual bios in case one is compromised by viruses or the chip fails.

    [​IMG]
     
  6. GameSlim

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    How do you remove jumper from a notebook?
     
  7. jefins

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    My Gigabyte moderboard died few months ago and now i have to live with one old asus motherboard because i can't afford new. :D
     
  8. GomJabbar

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    My ThinkPad notebook has a setting in the BIOS menu for disabling the BIOS Update feature. It is listed in the Security submenu in the BIOS.
     
  9. Camride

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    Just remove your BIOS chip and you'll be perfectly safe. :p
     
  10. whoosh

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    LOL you got straight to the heart of the matter ;)

    Why oh why did I not see that ? :)
     
  11. sailaab

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    camride to the rescue!!

    Camride you MUST take up a job with MS to write for their Troubleshoot and Help Menu's:p
     

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