Execute Disable Bit – The BIOS Optimization Guide

Execute Disable Bit Common Options : Enabled, Disabled   Execute Disable Bit Quick Review This BIOS feature is a toggle for the processor’s Execute Disable Bit option. In fact, the acronym XD is short for Execute Disable and is specific to Intel’s implementation. AMD’s implementation is called NX, short for No Execute. When enabled, the processor prevents the execution of code in data-only memory pages. … Continue reading Execute Disable Bit – The BIOS Optimization Guide