Meltdown and Spectre: Advanced Authentication and Access Manager

With all the media attention on Meltdown and Spectre these past couple of weeks, you may be interested in these latest TIDs for these security products: Advanced Authentication –  https://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7022526 Access Manager – https://www.netiq.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7022531 Speaking of Access Manager, organizations delivering applications and other resources across hybrid environments using either AWS or Azure will be especially … Continue reading Meltdown and Spectre: Advanced Authentication and Access Manager

Every Modern Processor is Vulnerable to Meltdown and/or Spectre

This week, details have emerged on serious flaws in processors that allows hackers to steal sensitive data, including passwords and banking information. The vulnerabilities – dubbed Meltdown and Spectre – are known to affect ARM, AMD and other chips. Meltdown is easier to exploit. While the news has become public this week, some tech companies have known about these vulnerabilities … Continue reading Every Modern Processor is Vulnerable to Meltdown and/or Spectre