ubuntu-secure-boot package

James Johnson has a project to help make Secure Boot on Ubuntu. Excerpt of readme:

ubuntu-secure-boot package

The stock Ubuntu 15.10 installation only implements secure boot just enough to get a Microsoft-signed shim in place.  It does nothing to actually secure the boot process.  This package can help users do so.

Features of ubuntu-secure-boot:
* Self-signed bootloader files: take control over your boot process by stripping Canonical / Microsoft signatures from your boot files and signing everything yourself.
* Summary of files that are digitally signed and verified during the boot process are:
    * GRUB itself (self-signed)
    * GRUB configuration (self-signed)
    * GRUB modules and other external files (self-signed)
    * Linux kernel (self-signed)
    * Linux initramfs / initrd (self-signed)
    * Linux kernel modules (using existing Canonical signatures)
* Self-signed private keys are stored in /etc/ubuntu-secure-boot/keys and protected by a passphrase.
* UEFI Secure Boot self-signed key pairs are generated and used to sign the self-contained GRUB .efi image.  They can be imported into a UEFI firmware  to take full control over the secure boot process.
* The secure GRUB image is added as a boot option in EFI firmware.
* Digital signature support in GRUB is enabled to check signatures on any boot file that is loaded from disk.  The risk of loading an unsigned file from GRUB is eliminated (e.g. an unsigned kernel).
* GRUB is now deployed as a stand-alone .efi image that contains a memdisk with the full configuration and all loadable modules.  This eliminates the risk of tampering with the GRUB configuration.
* GRUB is automatically locked down with a password so that users cannot tamper with boot settings or use advanced boot options.
* Unsigned GRUB files in /boot remaining from the original GRUB packages are completely wiped (but restored upon uninstall of this package).
* Newly-installed kernels are automatically signed whenever they are installed. Existing Canonical .efi signatures in the linux-signed-image-* packages are stripped and replaced with your signature.
* The initramfs is automatically re-signed whenever update-initramfs is run.
* Linux kernel module signing enforcement is automatically enabled by default. This can be controlled from /etc/default/grub.d/ubuntu-secure-boot.cfg.


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