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

Version 3

    Update - January 9, 2018

    Microsoft has received reports of some AMD devices getting into an unbootable state after installation of recent Windows operating system security updates.


    We recommend you do not patch any AMD devices until more information is provided and our detection logic is properly updated.





    Original Details


    Microsoft has identified a severe compatibility issue with a small number of Anti-Virus products regarding the patches released on January 3rd for the Intel 'Meltdown' vulnerability.

    A list of relevant articles by product are listed below:


    Ivanti Endpoint Security(Formerly EMSS)  -


    Shavlik -


    Ivanti Endpoint Manager and Endpoint Security (Formerly LDMS)-