1. CyberTech

    Intel to fix Meltdown and Spectre in new chips; releasing code for older processors

    At the beginning of the year, vulnerabilities in all modern CPUs were found, called Meltdown and Spectre. They're serious security flaws, and they can't really be fixed completely. In fact, it's something of a nightmare for companies like Intel, but the good news is that the firm isn't trying to...
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    Q&A Antiviruses that use hypervisor, worth it?

    Here's a few quotes from the article: "There is a problem where some anti-virus vendors are using techniques to bypass Kernel Patch Protection by injecting a hypervisor which they use to intercept syscalls and make assumptions about memory locations — memory locations which are now changing...
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    32 Lawsuits Against Intel Over Spectre and Meltdown

    Quote : " In its annual SEC filing, Intel has revealed that it's facing 32 lawsuits over the Spectre and Meltdown attacks on its processors. While the Spectre problem is a near-universal issue faced by modern processors, the Meltdown attack is specific to processors from Intel and Apple, along...
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    Extension Free G DATA scanner detects Meltdown and Spectre security holes

    The program gives tips and tricks on how internet users can protect their system against attacks by local security holes IT security manufacturer G DATA has released a free scanner that checks the system for the Meltdown and Spectre security holes. When they come across a hole, internet users...
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    Q&A Spectre & Meltdown vulnerabilities for Xbox One, PS4 and Swtich

    Xbox One, One S and One X is unaffected The Xbox One, S, and Xbox One X are unaffected by the Spectre and Meltdown chip issues PlayStation 4 and Pro ??? Nintendo Switch ???
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    Updates available for iOS and macOS High Sierra (Spectre)

    About the security content of iOS 11.2.2 Released January 8, 2018 iOS 11.2.2 includes security improvements to Safari and WebKit to mitigate the effects of Spectre (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715). Available for: iPhone 5s and later, iPad Air and later, and iPod touch 6th generation About...
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    How to check if your PC is protected from the Meltdown and Spectre exploits

    Here are the steps to determine if your Windows 10 PC is still vulnerable to the Meltdown and Spectre exploits, and we'll also tell you what to do if you're not protected. How to check if your PC is protected from the Meltdown and Spectre exploits