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Below-OS security solution for distributed network endpoints
Described systems and methods allow protecting a client system, such as a computer system or smartphone, from malware. In some embodiments, a network regulator...
Pre-boot software verification
Methods and systems for implementing pre-boot software verification may involve using an embedded controller (EC) and a basic input/output system (BIOS) to...
Identifying rootkits based on access permissions
A method for monitoring for malware includes, during a boot process on an electronic device, determining a portion of memory, determining that the portion of...
Host virtual machine assisting booting of a fully-encrypted user virtual
machine on a cloud environment
The disclosure provides a key transmission method and device of a virtual machine under full disk encryption during pre-boot. The method includes: pre-booting...
Microprocessor with boot indicator that indicates a boot ISA of the
microprocessor as either the X86 ISA or the...
A microprocessor includes a plurality of registers that holds an architectural state of the microprocessor and an indicator that indicates a boot instruction...
Multi-core microprocessor that performs x86 ISA and ARM ISA machine
language program instructions by hardware...
A microprocessor includes a plurality of processing cores each including a hardware instruction translator that translates instructions of x86 instruction set...
Apparatus, system and method for integrated customization of multiple disk
images independent of operating...
An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for customizing a disk image. A base image is booted and the desired customizations are applied and captured...
Entry door clearance sidelight
A building entryway assembly has the appearance of a fixed sidelight and the functionality of a hinged sidelight. The building entryway assembly includes a...
Module with nozzle boot for a fuel dispensing unit
A nozzle module for a fuel dispensing unit is described. The nozzle module has a top section attachable to a column module of the fuel dispensing unit, a bottom...
Cup holding assembly for a food mixing machine
A food mixing machine (20) has an agitator (25) to mix food in a cup (C). A cup holder (31) is provided with a flexible boot (32) which receives the cup (C)....
On demand customization of mobile computing devices
Embodiments of the invention describe mobile computing device configuration processes. A device executing configuration logic may wirelessly transmit power to a...
Electronic apparatus and a method of controlling the same
An electronic apparatus includes a storage to store an operating system, a controller to boot the electronic apparatus using the operating system stored in the...
Method of establishing links between contact information according to data
validity of elementary files stored...
During the booting process of a mobile device inserted with a smartcard, it is determined whether a link indicated by an index administration phone book...
Apparatus and method to harden computer system
In some embodiments, a processor-based system may include a processor, the processor having a processor identification, one or more electronic components...
External electronic device
A computer system and its booting and setting method are disclosed. Power supplying and a booting process of the computer system are controlled by a basic...
Techniques to initialize from a remotely accessible storage device
Examples are disclosed for remotely initializing or booting a client or host device. In some examples, a network (NW) input/output (I/O) device coupled to a...
Booting devices via the cloud
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for automatically installing an operating system on a computing device that does not have an...
Communicating operating system booting information
Disclosed embodiments relate to communicating operating system booting information. A machine-readable storage medium may include instructions for reading data...
Managing an operating system to set up a computer association tool
Certain aspects of the present disclosure relates to processing managing an operating system to set up a computer association tool. The technique includes...
Storing baseline information in EEPROM
Pre-stored no-touch or no-hover (no-event) sensor output values can initially be used when a sensor panel subsystem is first booted up to establish an initial...
Multi-purpose power controller and method
The present invention provides a multi-purpose power controller and application specific standard product (ASSP) with improved block unification, reduced size...
Ceramic footbath boots
Ceramic footbath boots, ceramic materials for manufacturing the ceramic footbath boots and application of the ceramic materials to the manufacture of the...
Digital broadcasting receiving apparatus with improved start-up speed and
start-up method for the digital...
A digital broadcasting receiving apparatus with improved start-up speed and a start-up method for the digital broadcasting receiving apparatus are provided. The...
Client authentication during network boot
A mechanism for performing a network boot sequence and provisioning a device may generate a command by a server and have the command executed by the device. The...
Network switch, systems, and servers implementing boot image delivery
Methods, systems, and computer programs are presented for providing a program to a server. One method includes an operation for receiving a request by a...
Optimizing boot time of a storage system
Systems and methods herein provide a storage system that optimizes the boot time when the storage system is rebooted. One embodiment includes a storage...
Alkylation unit and process relating thereto
One exemplary embodiment can be an alkylation unit. The alkylation unit can include at least one alkylation reaction zone having an alkylation catalyst, at...
Control device for changing screen and audio of AVN system based on mode
A control device for changing screen and audio of an AVN system includes a surrounding-state-information acquisition unit that acquires surrounding state...
Inline skate including a wheel-driving unit
An inline skate including a wheel-driving unit which generates power when a foot pushes on the ground to rotate the wheels, and when the boot is lifted, the...
Multi-function lead implant tool
Devices, systems, and methods for implanting and testing multi-conductor electrical leads are disclosed. An illustrative implant tool for use with an...
A cable boot is mounted to a telecommunications module housing an optical component, wherein the cable boot extends outwardly from the module. The cable boot is...
Mobile personalized boot data
A system and associated method of using may generally have at least a mobile data storage device with a controller directing data to first and second tiers of...
Method for protecting the integrity of a fixed-length data structure
One feature pertains to a mechanism to secure a data structure by using a computationally efficient algorithm. A plurality of keys and/or masks may be...
Method and apparatus for dynamically allocating memory address space
between physical memories
A memory address space for each of a plurality of physical memories in a microprocessor-based system is allocated prior to knowing the desired logical size of...
Method of booting system having non-volatile memory device with erase
checking and calibration mechanism and...
A method of booting a system with a non-volatile memory device includes at least the following steps: when the system is powered on, reading a status flag of at...
Method and apparatus for booting processor
A fail-safe booting system suitable for a system-on-chip (SOC) automatically detects and rectifies failures in power-on reset (POR) configuration or boot loader...
Creating an operating system dump
Creating an operating system dump. A main memory of a computer system is divided into at least three contiguous memory areas, comprising a primary memory area,...
Systems and methods for configuring, updating, and booting an alternate
operating system on a portable data reader
Systems and methods are provided for updating configuration settings, updating an OS image, and booting an alternate OS on a portable data reader including a...
System and method of reducing write cycles and increasing longevity of
non-volatile memory in baseboard...
Certain aspects direct to a baseboard management controller (BMC), which is capable of reducing write cycles and increasing longevity of its non-volatile...
Ice hockey runner-blade assembly
A customizable hockey skate includes a removable runner-blade assembly such that a runner-blade assembly having a first stiffness may be readily replaced with a...
Ski boot system
There is disclosed a ski boot system. In an embodiment, an outer shell has right and left side portions formed by a longitudinal split. A hinged connection is...
Combine harvester with blower equipped elevator
An agricultural harvester includes a chassis; at least one ground engaging traction member connected to the chassis; a cleaning system held by the chassis and...
Motorcycle ignition coil assembly
In accordance with one embodiment, an ignition coil assembly includes an ignition coil cover, a boot, and an ignition coil. The ignition coil cover includes a...
Protection of interpreted source code in virtual appliances
Protection of interpreted programming language code filesystem files from access and alteration may be provided by encrypting a file to be protected in a boot...
Communication of device presence between boot routine and operating system
Various embodiments are directed to creating multiple device blocks associated with hardware devices, arranging the device blocks in an order indicative of...
System and method for secure remote diagnostics
An information handling system includes a processor and a management controller separate from the processor. The management controller is operable to boot the...
Simulated network boot environment for bootstrap redirection
Mechanisms are provided, in a bare metal computing device, for executing a network based boot operation for booting the bare metal computing device. In response...
Allowing bypassing of boot validation in a computer system having secure
boot enabled by default only under...
Provided is a method for temporarily skipping a secure boot function. A computer is configured so that a secure boot function is set as enabled by default....
Systems, methods, and apparatus for controlling the power-on or boot
sequence of an integrated circuit based on...
In some embodiments, an apparatus includes an integrated circuit such as a system on chip that operates in part from harvested power and that uses information...