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Re: For a system that requires no encryption - why wait on boot

"no - not every system has a need for it - my media server as example."

What makes you think a malcontent can't usurp your media server and use it as a springboard to other parts of your network...or even as part of a botnet to attack the greater Internet (in which case it doesn't matter if it has secrets or not, just oomph and access).

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