Press Shift + F10 during Windows 10 Upgrade to Launch Root CLI & bypass BitLocker
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Swati Khandelwal
Read the full article at Press Shift + F10 during Windows 10 Upgrade to Launch Root CLI & bypass BitLockerIf your computer's security relies on Windows BitLocker Hard Drive Encryption software, then Beware! Because anyone with physical access to your PC can still access your files within few seconds.
All an attacker need to do is hold SHIFT+F10 during Windows 10 update procedure.
Security researcher Sami Laiho discovered this simple method of bypassing BitLocker, wherein an attacker can open a command-line interface with System privileges just by holding SHIFT+F10 while a Windows 10 PC is installing a new OS build.