Linux


VBox & VMware in SecureBoot Linux (2016 Update) 8

If you have a Linux system running in Secure Boot and you install VirtualBox or VMware player you will see, with some frustration, that you won’t be able to run any VMs. This post also applies if you are running your system with module signature verification enabled (CONFIG_MODULE_SIG) even if it’s not running in Secure Boot. This is an old issue, and I’ve already written about it in another post almost 2 years ago, but at this point some degree […]


VBox & VMware in SecureBoot Linux 19

2016-07-11: An updated version of this post has been published, we recommend reading it instead. If you have a Linux system running in Secure Boot and you install VirtualBox or VMware player you will see, with some frustration, that you won’t be able to run any VMs. This post also applies if you are running your system with module signature verification enabled (CONFIG_MODULE_SIG) even if it’s not running in Secure Boot. I know this is an old issue, but I […]