Meltdown and Spectre – How does this affect your systems?

In the interest of brevity, I won’t bother to go into deep detail about the two latest PC threats that have been discovered.  Feel free to google “spectre” or “meltdown” and you can read for hours on the subject.  Suffice it to say, these two exploits are actually 20+ year old vulnerabilities in the actual processors of computers, phones and other devices.

Wannacry, Ransomware, etc.

Above is a screenshot from the news on June 28th, 2017.  It is a common headline lately.  Although ransomware is devious and disruptive to business, there are some things you can do as the business owner to help reduce your risk of infection.