(Reuters) — Intel did not inform U.S. cyber security officials of the so-called Meltdown and Spectre chip security flaws until they leaked to the public, six months after Alphabet notified the chipmaker of the problems, according to letters sent by tech companies to lawmakers on Thursday. Current and former U.S. government officials have raised concerns […]
Apple, Google parent Alphabet and Intel in letters to lawmakers on Thursday revealed a bit of background information concerning the recent airing of Meltdown and Spectre chip vulnerabilities, saying Intel notified U.S. cyber security officials of the flaws only after their existence was made public.
Intel reportedly did not disclose Meltdown or Spectre security flaws to U.S. cyber security officials after being notified of the flaws because hackers had not exploited the vulnerabilities yet, Reuters reports. The company did not disclose...Show More Summary
After more than a decade in residence that saw professional apexes such as being the highest paid actor on television and humiliating personal nadirs that included a drug fueled and porn actress populated public meltdown, hard-living Hollywood scion Charlie Sheen listed his longtime Beverly Hills mansion with a memorable, tongue-twisting asking price of $9,999,999. With […]
What a roller coaster.
What a roller coaster.
The US empire is in decline. There is no money to pay for the upkeep of all the highways, bridges, and cul-de-sacs. A recent uptick in oil price caused a sudden correction in the stock market, while borrowed billions are spent on wars to keep the oil coming.The staged school "shootings" are designed to ramp up racism and division. Show More Summary
Steven Seagal, former Hollywood star and current dubious brand for hire, has sold off his last remaining dollop of credibility to a crypto-currency venture called Bitcoiin. The company -- which yes, has two 'i's and is apparently not...Show More Summary
Nearly two months after the Meltdown and Spectre processor flaws were revealed, and a month after Intel recommended users avoid their first round of processor patches, Intel is back with a new set of patches for Skylake, Kaby Lake and Coffee Lake processors and also for the X-series. Show More Summary
One never knows what to expect from Farrah Abraham. In fact, it often seems as though Farrah herself is thoroughly surprised by the things that come out of her mouth. Like certain White House residents, there seems to be no rhyme orShow More Summary
The Surface Pro 3 has joined its Surface brethren in getting an update to protect against Meltdown and Spectre. Not long after the Meltdown and SPectre processor flaws were disclosed in January, Microsoft began rolling out firmware updates for several of its Surface devices to protect against them....
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump dove into his fifth day of blaming everyone but his administration for failing to act against Russian interference, this time dragging in Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Trump misspelled the attorney general’s name while challenging the Justice Department for not going after his predecessor, President Barack Obama. (The spelling error has […]
The US stock market correction from earlier in February may have been painful for investors, but it also gave them a dry run to prepare for another major market event. Morgan Stanley has learned from the experience, and provides four...Show More Summary
Microsoft yesterday released a new firmware update for Surface Pro 3 devices. This update includes new firmware for Surface UEFI resolves security vulnerabilities including the Meltdown and Spectre. Surface UEFI (v3.11.2350.0) resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft security advisory 180002. Show More Summary
MSNBC host slammed the “fake news” coming from President Donald Trump’s Twitter feed on “Deadline: White House” Tuesday. “It’s no coincidence that as the pace of indictments and charges from the Mueller probe take on the feel of a drumbeat, Donald...
Flying with young children can be especially nerve-racking. Putting kids into a new situation where they're surrounded by tons of strangers can undeniably lead to some epic-level meltdowns. When Beth Bornstein Dunnington was flying from...Show More Summary
Intel is currently getting hit with 32 Class Action Lawsuits in relation to the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities. If you don’t remember, these two vulnerabilities were discovered back in January 2018 and had affected many PCs. According...Show More Summary
A twist! Last night on The Bachelor, Arie Luyendyk Jr. prepared to meet the families of the final four contestants during a round of hometown dates. On a scale of 1 to having a complete meltdown, he was at about an 8 — his words, not ours! That's also how we felt watching him and Kendall play [...]
Just 10 years after Wall Street’s meltdown that helped cause a global financial crisis, Congress is on track to completely deregulate the protections put in place to stop another crisis. According to Politico, both parties with ties to big banks are part of the team of legislators attempting...
White House aides prayed for rain. Inclement weather would mean President Donald Trump would have to take the motorcade to the waiting plane to Florida. That would mean he couldn’t take the helicopter from the South Lawn to Joint Base Andrews, which meant he wouldn’t walk in front of a few dozen waiting reporters who…