Technology Decision Makers

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A group for those in nonprofit IT decision-making roles to connect with peers and share best practices. This Technology Decision Makers group is for nonprofit IT or MIS Directors/Managers as well as CIOs and CTOs to connect with their peers and share best practices. Topics for discussion include, but are not limited to: hardware and software management, product reviews, emerging technology, best practices, collaborating effectively with other departments, and management conundrums. Membership is restricted to IT staff at nonprofit organizations.

CPU Vulnerabilities Named Meltdown and Spectre

  • 1.  CPU Vulnerabilities Named Meltdown and Spectre

    Posted Jan 08, 2018 16:21
    Meltdown and Spectre work on personal computers, mobile devices, and in the cloud. Depending on the cloud provider's infrastructure, it might be possible to steal data from other customers.

    Where can I find official security advisories of involved/affected companies? 

    Intel Security Advisory [security-center.intel.com] / Newsroom [newsroom.intel.com] 
    Microsoft Security Guidance [portal.msrc.microsoft.com] 
    Amazon Security Bulletin [aws.amazon.com] 
    ARM Security Update [developer.arm.com] 
    Google Project Zero Blog [googleprojectzero.blogspot.co.at] 
    MITRE CVE-2017-5715 [cve.mitre.org] / CVE-2017-5753 [cve.mitre.org] / CVE-2017-5754 [cve.mitre.org] 
    Red Hat Vulnerability Response [access.redhat.com] 
    SUSE Vulnerability Response [suse.com] 
    CERT Vulnerability Note [kb.cert.org]

    (from WebmasterWorld.com)


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    Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
    Vergennes, Vermont
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