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Latest Ubuntu (Meltdown/Spectre ) updates break my PC


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Posted 16 February 2018 - 10:37 PM

 

For some strange reason I don't feel inclined to trust a heretofore unknown (to me at least) Chinese company to test whether I'm vulnerable to being exploited or not. :wink: :whistle:

I agree.

 

Basically It boils down to " lets go to some unknown untrusted Chinese site and click a link" since when is that safe?

 

 

Probably why Kaspersky blocked the site on a Windows install, didn't try with any others than Linspire, the risk of infection too great to take the chance. :)

 

Kind of like the fox guarding the henhouse! :hysterical:

 

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Performing full disc images weekly and keeping important data off of the 'C' drive as generated can be the best defence against Malware/Ransomware attacks, as well as a wide range of other issues. 


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