Microsoft is working with the antivirus industry to solve the problem. To receive the Microsoft patch, an antivirus product has to set a Windows registry key on the computer. "This includes microcode from device OEMs and in some cases updates to AV software as well", the company said.
The only thing people like us can do is to keep your operating systems updated, be very careful about downloading apps from untrusted sources and think twice about using unsecured WiFi.
Unfortunately, many users reported that the latest Windows 10 updates often caused more harm than good. The "frustrated" user, for example, reports that beyond that laptop, one desktop with a different AMD chip and three laptops with Intel chips have successfully updated.
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ASEAN comprises of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The cooperation of ASEAN and its partners, including India, also contributed to regional stability and prosperity.
Microsoft also cautions that besides Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows 2012 do not have antivirus installed by default. However, it noted that specific impact will vary by the age of the hardware and implementation by the chip vendor.
Most Intel processors and some ARM chips are confirmed to be vulnerable, putting billions of devices at risk of attacks. "Nothing going on", a user with the handle "Frustrated after KB4056892 on older AMD laptop" posted to the discussion thread on Sunday, adding that the system is running a version of McAfee anti-virus that is compatible with Microsoft's security fix.
A serious security memory problem in all Intel chips has led to Linux's developers resetting how to deal with memory. Even if that is successful, however, the operating system quickly attempts to reinstall the PC-freezing patch, they say.
GoPro quits the drone business, slashes staff
The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. The company has 1,254 employees as of September 30, 2017, which will be reduced to "fewer than 1,000".
Apple release iOS 11.2.2 update to address Spectre
Today the firm has released a trio of security updates aimed at protecting Safari and WebKit against the Spectre attack. Meltdown only affects Intel CPUs, while Spectre affects processors from Intel , AMD, and ARM.
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But Steyer insisted to reporters he did not plan to campaign against Democrats who do not get behind Trump's impeachment. In the process, the billionaire investor can continue to build his personal political brand ahead of 2020.