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Re: [opensuse-project] UEFI Secure Boot
I'm forwarding the following from Vojtech since I forgot to CC Vojtech previously;(



Creating the key pair yourself and providing only the signature
verification cerificate to the provider before they provision your
server seems like a safer process, but since the provider has physical
access, you have to trust them anyway, so them having a copy of the
signing key doesn't make much difference.

Better providers will give you access to a remote console of your
system, including to the UEFI boot process and that's as good as being
physically present.

And to the last question: Yes, I'm talking to others about adopting a
common scheme and so far the feedback has been positive.

Andreas Jaeger aj@{,} Twitter/Identica: jaegerandi
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