Regarding Meltdown and Spectre

What are Meltdown and Spectre, and what is the difference between the two? From meltdownattack.com: “Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. While programs are typically not permitted to read data from other programs, a malicious program can exploit Meltdown…

An Amazingly Simple Thing Will Keep Your Network Secure

Fortinet’s 2nd quarter findings for 2017 found that 90 percent (yes, you read that correctly…let me say it again…90%) of organizations were hacked with vulnerabilities that could have been sorted out with a patch three years ago, while 60% of companies had vulnerabilities that are over ten years (yes…you read that right…one decade) old in the wild. Amazing.…