https://www.worksighted.com/wp-content/uploads/Intel-CPU-Chip-1.png 386 580 ryanwenk https://www.worksighted.com/wp-content/uploads/worksighted-logo-256x88.png ryanwenk2018-02-07 15:16:292018-02-07 15:18:31February Update: Intel CPU Vulnerabilities
On January 3, 2018, Intel announced a set of vulnerabilities that affect every computer, phone and server with an Intel processor. These vulnerabilities have been assigned the names “Meltdown” and “Spectre”. This flaw has existed for approximately 20 years and could allow malicious applications to access protected information stored by other applications on the computer. Because of this announcement, the application of monthly Microsoft Operating System Patches was compromised.