Dangerous Intel Chip Flaw Patches Becoming Available

Some computer manufacturers have started releasing patches for eight serious vulnerabilities in Intel processors or they have outlined firmware update plans for vulnerable models. Acer, Dell, Fujitsu, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), Lenovo, Panasonic and Intel have identified hundreds of their products, including laptops, desktops and servers, that are affected by the recently announced flaws. Intel..
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Should Security Researchers Protect Organizations by Any Means Necessary?

Responsible disclosure is the gold standard for fixing security vulnerabilities. But as we all know, sometimes at least one stakeholder doesn’t hold up their end of the agreement. Parties violate a responsible disclosure timeline for many reasons. Take the Zero Day Initiative, for instance. One of its security researchers discovered a vulnerability in Foxit’s PDF … Read More The post Should Security Researchers Protect Organizations by Any Means Necessary? appeared first on The State of Security.
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