Meltdown and Spectre Side-Channel Advisement - A few things you need to know.
– The Bottom Line There have been so many articles, advisories, blogs and opinions shared regarding the Meltdown and Spectre Side-Channel vulnerability, it’s difficult to tell fact from FUD and be very confusing. All these data points may still leave you asking: How does all this affect me, my business and my cloud resources?
Bottom line up front: know what your computer systems are running and quickly apply the recommended patches to each of the vulnerable platforms. Don’t take this lightly, it’s a very serious situation, however exploiting this vulnerability is not easy nor is there a known instance of an exploit in the wild. If you are unsure if you are affected, TCA can help. Use the contact form for a free one hour consultation to help take away some confusion and put you on a path to get protected.