Patch, patch, and continue to patch. Most major OS vendors have released security updates to mitigate these bugs, starting with Microsoft. Microsoft quickly rolled out an emergency security update to keep these exploits in check, and Google and Linux have also released their own security updates. Apple has released several updates as well, including iOS 11.2, macOS 10.13.2, and tvOS 11.2. Cloud providers such as VMware, AWS, and Azure have also released updates to combat these bugs. To learn more, click here.
Yes! While you can update your computers and devices manually, our patch management software can help you automatically patch all your computers from Windows to Mac and Linux, including your servers and other virtual machines.
Using Endpoint Central or Patch Manager Plus, you can automatically patch over 250 third-party applications. You can also configure registry settings as needed. If you have any further questions on Meltdown and Spectre, please share them in our forums.
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