Meltdown and Spectre

"Meltdown" and "Spectre": Antivirus Tools Caught with Their Hands in the Windows Cookie Jar

"Meltdown" and "Spectre": Antivirus Tools Caught with Their Hands in the Windows Cookie Jar

The Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities in Intel and other CPU’s are most disturbing because these exist beneath the reach of software-based cyber controls to explicitly intervene. To mitigate risks from the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities in Intel and other CPU’s, AppGuard customers need not do anything other than implement operating system patches, as should be done regardless. No unusual actions are necessary to implement these patches with AppGuard.