Cyber Threat Alert


04 Jan: Meltdown & Spectre

Three seperate vulnerabilites have been discovered within the software and design of several CPU release all the way back starting from 1995. Major vendors like Intel, AMD and ARM are affected by this vulernability. Microsoft relased Emergency update last night, KB4056892

17 Oct: ROCA

The encrypting chip from Infineon Technologies AG, widely used in Acer, Asus, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, LG, Samsung, Toshiba and Chromebooks, has a highly critical vulnerability. Attackers that get a hold of machines with the TPM chip will be able to easily decrypt the machine and the associated keys.