Information supplied by Robert Hawk and the xMatters Privacy-Security-Risk Management Office.
The xMatters Privacy-Security-Risk Management Office is currently investigating the recently identified vulnerabilities known as "Meltdown and Spectre" (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715; CVE-2017-5754).
Please refer to the attached document for the official statement; we will update this article as the investigation progresses and more information becomes available.
For more information about the vulnerabilities, visit the official page hosted by Graz University of Technology here: https://meltdownattack.com
- January 4, 2018: Initial release.
- January 5, 2018: Security Advisory document (attached) updated with results of internal investigation.