Blog

11Jan 2018

Bottom line upfront:

    • The Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities are serious vulnerabilities …
    • Everyone should act to apply security updates as soon as possible …
    • Patches are now available for most major platforms …

https://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2018/01/threat-brief-meltdown-spectre-vulnerabilities/

Kevin Beaumont is maintaining a spreadsheet on AV compatibility
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/184wcDt9I9TUNFFbsAVLpzAtckQxYiuirADzf3cL42FQ/htmlview?sle=true#gid=0

Meltdown and Spectre, Traps compatibility?
Steps to Apply Microsoft Patch to Addressed Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerability on Traps Agents:
https://live.paloaltonetworks.com/t5/Endpoint-Articles/Steps-to-Apply-Microsoft-Patch-to-Addressed-Meltdown-and-Spectre/ta-p/193910