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.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4073707/windows-os-security-update-block-for-some-amd-based-devices

     

    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)  - https://community.ivanti.com/docs/DOC-62994

     

    Shavlik - https://community.shavlik.com/docs/DOC-24510

     

    Ivanti Endpoint Manager and Endpoint Security (Formerly LDMS)-

    https://community.ivanti.com/docs/DOC-62995

    https://community.ivanti.com/docs/DOC-62993