Support for the Intel 'Meltdown' security vulnerability KB4058702

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    Verified Product Versions

    Endpoint Manager 2016.x

    For the latest information regarding the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities see this document: A comprehensive guide to the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities (regularly updated)

     

    Information

     

    Microsoft released KB4058702 late the night of 1/3/18 (out of band) to address an Intel CPU firmware vulnerability.  The patches released will be added to our patch definition update to be released later today, 1/4/18.

     

    List of patches from Microsoft:

    https://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com/Search.aspx?q=2018-01

     

    Additional Information

    Important information on detection logic for the Intel 'Meltdown' security vulnerability

     

    Current definitions in Patch and Compliance referencing Support for the Intel 'Meltdown' Security Vulnerability