Date: Fri, 8 Aug 2014 22:33:17 +0400 From: "(GalaxyMaster)" <galaxy@...nwall.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: BadUSB discussion Greg, On Fri, Aug 08, 2014 at 09:49:18AM -0700, Greg KH wrote: > > Personally I would prefer disabling USB hotplug while a machine is locked > > (or while there are no active TTYs or something for servers). Even if HID > > was whitelisted while the machine is locked, it would be a great start. > > Then do just that, Linux has allowed you to do this for years, again, > but very few people take advantage of it. If you are talking about switching power off on the USB bus I one of these few who use it regularly (it helps a lot to prolong laptop's battery life if you switch all these unnecessary entrypoints off) and I'm very grateful for this feature :) -- (GM)
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