Free utility recovers BIOS passwords

Users put far too much faith in the ability of BIOS passwords (the one you get asked before Windows loads) to protect their computer. The weak security it offers is amply demonstrated by this free utility that easily recovers passwords from many common BIOS’s. Freeware, 115KB. http://www.cgsecurity.org/index.html?cmospwd.html...

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