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Old 06-01-18, 00:51
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Default Windows Meltdown-Spectre fix: How to check if your AV is blocking Microsoft patch

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Windows Meltdown-Spectre fix: How to check if your AV is blocking Microsoft patch | ZDNet
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Antivirus firms are playing patch catch-up, as Microsoft releases Meltdown firmware updates for Surface devices.
There are other threads about this serious vulnerability on the Security news and updates" forum.
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Default Re: Windows Meltdown-Spectre fix: How to check if your AV is blocking Microsoft patch

Please be aware that the software fix(ish) only applies to one of them. The other is purely hardware and will require a new chip to fix it. So don't hold your breath for that one.

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I know. Plenty more info in this thread:

'Kernel memory leaking' Intel processor design flaw forces Linux, Windows redesign - Web User Forums
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This article and its info may be useful:

List of Links: BIOS Updates for the Meltdown and Spectre Patches
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