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    Linux Enthusiast cousinlucky's Avatar
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    Dec 2005
    New York City

    Is there a way to protect the bootloader from outside software?

    Every now and then while I am on-line my computer will start clicking and I know that software is being downloaded into my bootloader. I have to get off-line and restart my computer into windows.

    I then have to insert my first Suse 10 disk and restart my computer again. Then I have to run an automatic repair and reinstall the boot loader to get rid of whatever it is that gets downloaded.

    Is there a way to always protect the bootloader from this software?

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Jun 2006
    Chandigarh, India
    Which software are you using? I am not familiar with any such package. I dont think any package has access to MBR except a few AntiVirus packages.
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