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Intel tells customers to skip buggy patches for Spectre and Meltdown

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 day ago

Information on new patches is expected later this week.

Lawmaker calls on microchip makers for briefing after Spectre, Meltdown disclosures

by Michelai Graham • 6 days ago

Rep. Jerry McNerney has reached out to the CEOs of Intel, Arm Holdings, and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD).

Intel CEO Krzanich addresses Meltdown and Spectre at CES

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 weeks ago

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich thanked cybersecurity professionals for their work in uncovering and fixing the bugs.

Microsoft's chip patch is messing with anti-virus products

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

If anti-virus companies haven't updated their registry keys with Microsoft, users could see the 'Blue Screen of Death.'

Intel rushes to deploy firmware updates for critical CPU bug by end of next week

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

Intel promised to deploy a range of software and firmware updates by the end of next week for over 90 percent of processor products sold within the last five years.

Meet 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre,' the chip flaws causing problems for nearly everyone

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

Most people are impacted by the vulnerabilities. It's also not clear if the exploits have been used in the wild because neither leave any traces in log files.

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