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Confused about how to Patch for Spectre.


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#1 JD2015

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Posted 18 January 2018 - 10:46 AM

I ran the Insppectre Tool from https://www.grc.com/inspectre.htm this tells you if you have the Meltdown or Spectre bugs. I ran it and i have Spectre. I know i have to update my BIOS but i cant find the patch on the Asus site. Help! please! lol Thanks

 

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Operating System
Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
CPU
AMD Phenom X4 9600B
Agena 65nm Technology
RAM
2.00GB
Motherboard
ASUSTeK Computer INC. M2N-SLI DELUXE (Socket AM2 )
%1 Chipset
Graphics
VCB4xxx_AM000U (1024x768@75Hz)
1024MB ATI AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series (Sapphire/PCPartner)    31 °C
Storage
931GB Western Digital WDC WD10 EZEX-00BN5A0 SCSI Disk Device (SATA)    29 °C
978MB Kingston DataTraveler U3 USB Device (USB)
Optical Drives
ATAPI iHDS118 6 SCSI CdRom Device
ATAPI iHAS524 D SCSI CdRom Device
Audio
AMD High Definition Audio Device

 

Motherboard

 

Manufacturer    ASUSTeK Computer INC.
Model    M2N-SLI DELUXE (Socket AM2 )
Version    1.XX
BIOS
Brand    Phoenix Technologies LTD
Date    29/10/2007
 


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Posted 18 January 2018 - 04:24 PM

Bleeping Computer link says end of January for your system.Scroll down on Bleeping home page and its on page two.



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Posted 18 January 2018 - 11:03 PM

What you need to know about the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities.


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