So much for saying that the second one was low risk
After days of saying that there was a "near zero" chance of its chips being hit by the two Spectre bugs, AMD has finally admitted it's vulnerable to both of them.
It has fixed it though
AMD has fixed, but not yet released BIOS/UEFI/firmware updates for the general public for a security flaw affecting the AMD Secure Processor.
Declaring war on wrongful views
Vietnam is deploying a 10,000 strong military cyber warfare unit to combat what the government sees as a growing threat of "wrongful views" proliferating on the internet.
Insists that bug in Keeper could not steal password.
Keeper, a password manager software maker, has filed a lawsuit against a tech reporter and Ars Technica over reporting a vulnerability disclosure in its product.
Firefox browsers might soon indentify sites which do not run HTTPS as insecure.
Vole rushes to patch
Microsoft has posted an out-of-band security update to fix a remote code execution flaw in its Malware Protection Engine.
It is not about security it is about bugs
Internet’s Mr Sweary, Linus Torvalds, has waded into the security industry for forgetting that bugs cause most problems.
Oh those Russians
The Russian outfit which claimed to hack Intel's secretive Management Engine has given some more details as to how it did it.
How to be highly secure
Software King of the World Microsoft has revealed that if you want PCs or laptops to be secure you must have certain hardware features.