"Meltdown Spectre Bugs" Posts

Managed Security Services Partner (MSSP) News: 20 February 2018

MSSP & cybersecurity updates involving Atos, Charter of Trust, Cisco Systems, Fortinet, Kaseya, Kaspersky Lab, Long Blockchain, Intel Meltdown & Spectre, RiskIQ, Safe-T & more.

Meltdown, Spectre Update: Intel Releases New Patch for Skylake Chips, More to Come

Amid the Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities, Intel releases production microcode updates for Skylake processors to confront variant 2 of the security exploit.

SonicWall Capture Cloud: A Meltdown Exploit Solution?

SonicWall claims new Capture Cloud platform can identify & mitigate current and future Meltdown exploits.

Meltdown, Spectre Malware Alive in the Wild, Fortinet Confirms

Malware that exploits the Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities is alive in the wild, Fortinet’s research of nearly 100 publicly available incidents indicates.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 02 February 2017

MSSP & cybersecurity updates involving ADT Cybersecurity, Bomgar, Coincheck, Darkmatter, HIPAA Compliance, Kaspersky Lab, Liberman, RiskSense, TrustWave & more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 29 January 2018

MSSP & cybersecurity news involving ATM Jackpotting, Check Point Software conference, Coincheck breach, COMPASS, IBM, Imperva, Intel, Phishing & more.

Intel Identifies Root Cause of Meltdown, Spectre Patch Reboot Issues

Intel finds the root cause of Meltdown & Spectre microprocessor vulnerability patch issues on various platforms & provides guidance to partners & customers.

Intel: Meltdown, Spectre Patches Increase Reboots on Newer Chips

Intel says Meltdown & Spectre microprocessor bug security patches cause more frequent reboots on devices running newer chips & has run platform tests.

Feds, Vendors Warn Meltdown, Spectre Could Hit Industrial Controls Systems

The Meltdown and Spectre processor vulnerabilities could extend to industrial controls systems, according to an NCCIC/ICS-CERT bulletin.

SolarWinds: Meltdown, Spectre Security Patches Drive CPU Utilization

Initial Amazon Web Services (AWS) Meltdown & Spectre microprocessor vulnerability patches raise CPU utilization and lower throughput, SolarWinds finds.