Meltdown and Spectre: VMware patches

Meltdown and Spectre are critical vulnerabilities existing in several modern CPU: these hardware bugs allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. Meltdown and Spectre can affect personal computers, mobile devices, server and several cloud services. Actually the only way to minimize those security risks is to patch your operating systems and the hypervisor level (if you are using virtual machines). For VMware, this will apply both to the vSphere (the ESXi part) and[...]

Blog Name: Andrea Mauro

Published on 2018-01-07 | Time 11:09:28