In the news, you may have heard about security flaws pertaining to computing device processors dubbed “Meltdown” and “Spectre.” The computer industry is working on a patch for these vulnerabilities that could affect most devices manufactured since 2010. The exploit can gain information from a device’s memory, that could contain sensitive information including keystrokes and passwords.
In response to these vulnerabilities, here is what you can do to protect your devices:
- Download the latest system patches or updates on your personal devices and computers.
- As necessary, remember to patch your third party software such as Chrome, FireFox, Adobe Flash, Adobe Reader and Java.
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