Meltdown and Spectre
You may have heard of the recent critical vulnerabilities in modern processors named Meltdown and Spectre.
These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently being processed on the device. This data may include passwords, photos, emails, messages, and even documents.
These exploits work on computers, smartphones, and cloud hosted devices.
Fixes for Meltdown and Spectre are being worked on with major vendors including Intel, Microsoft and Apple working together to provide patches for these exploits. Microsoft is rolling out a security update to devices.
For more information contact Fission or visit https://spectreattack.com/