boltd: Userspace system daemon to enable security levels for Thunderbolt™ on GNU/Linux®1

Devices connected via Thunderbolt can be DMA masters and thus read system memory without interference of the operating system (or even the CPU). Version 3 of the interface introduced 5 different security levels, in order to mitigate the aforementioned security risk that connected devices pose to the system. The security level is set by the system firmware.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Christian Kellner
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Beta
Version: 0.9.7

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).

Download: bolt-0.9.7.tar.bz2

T2 source: boltd.cache
T2 source: boltd.desc

Build time (on reference hardware): 100% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.47 MB, 18 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree binutils cmake coreutils dbus diffutils findutils gawk glib gobject-introspection grep imagemagick kglobalaccel libffi libxml linux-header meson ninja pcre polkit pycairo pygobject python sed tar udev util-linux zlib

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

1) This page was automatically generated from the T2 package source. Corrections, such as dead links, URL changes or typos need to be performed directly on that source.

2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).