Meltdown and Spectre

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Meltdown and Spectre

Post by Dreamweaver » 16 May 2019, 05:07

Warning: Even if you’ve installed patches from Windows Update, your PC may not completely protected from the Meltdown and Spectre CPU flaws. Here’s how to check if you’re fully protected, and what to do if you aren’t.
https://www.howtogeek.com/338801/how-to ... d-spectre/

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Re: Meltdown and Spectre

Post by godfather » 16 May 2019, 13:39

Hi DW, don't worry about checking and installing patches for SPECTRE and MELTDOWN.

Both vira are well controlled now and you would have had some major problems with your computer otherwise.

BTW, the article in your link is 15 months old and well out-of-date!

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Re: Meltdown and Spectre

Post by Perrorist » 16 May 2019, 16:10

I'm protected for Meltdown but not Spectre. I have an outstanding task to update the BIOS of my motherboard, but it'll have to wait until I have spare time.

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Re: Meltdown and Spectre

Post by Dreamweaver » 16 May 2019, 20:44

:text-thankyou: both!
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