Does HP have BIOS whitelist?
All HP notebooks made in 2011 or earlier have BIOS whitelists.
What is HP whitelist?
In short, a BIOS whitelist is essentially a list of hardware approved for use in that computer – if you try to use anything else, the computer won’t detect it. OEMs use a BIOS whitelist for hardware so that they can restrict users from buying any other brand. BIOS stands for Basic Input Output System.
What is whitelist in laptop?
Whitelisting is a cybersecurity strategy under which a user can only take actions on their computer that an administrator has explicitly allowed in advance.
What happens if you get whitelisted?
Much like email whitelists, application whitelists help keep your computer system safe from malware, spam, ransomware, and other threats. Instead of approving email addresses, application whitelists allow only approved apps to run. Anything not whitelisted is considered unsafe and blocked.