Operating System with PC Security Features
Wed, 10/17/2007 - 6:36am
Green Hills Software, Inc. announces that its Integrity PC secure operating system uses the security features in desktop PCs that are powered by the Intel vPro processor technology. Since the operating system depends on the underlying hardware in order to realize its security policies, the Intel vPro processor technology enhances and simplifies the hardware root of trust required to establish a secure state for the platform. The PC works with Intel vPro processor technology to perform a secure boot in which the PC hardware, BIOS, and Integrity kernel are measured to provide trust in the execution environment so that the PC platform can sustain applications and information requiring high levels of protection without sacrificing performance.