I just read a few articles about a new Grub vulnerability. The article said that you can bypass the password protection by pressing backspace twenty eight times.
I am a security guy and I am concerned about the vulnerability, so I would like to know what measure is GNU and Linux taking? Is there a security update/fix/patch and can I do anything myself to keep my computer secure? I always keep my OS, web browser, and programs up to date, so will that help?
Here are the articles: