disabling boot devices on poweredge servers?
adam.nielsen at uq.edu.au
Tue May 4 23:46:07 CDT 2010
> I would like (for security reasons) to disable boot from USB
> or CD-ROM (I can turn off PXE boot from the NICs). I don't want to use
> a BIOS system password (as these are servers and need to be able to
> reboot unattended) but will enable a BIOS setup password to lock in the
> changes once they are set.
Don't forget that anyone with physical access to the machine can do a
BIOS reset to get rid of your password, so don't consider this as
anything other than a deterrent!
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