Notes on securing Meltdown and Spectre

Now that the dust is slightly starting to settle It became clear to me that there’s an enormous amount of information and confusion out there. I have read a lot of websites in order to get a clear picture and being able to get all of my hosts and Virtual Machines patched. While not completely […]


VMware Security Advisory: VMSA-2014-0002

Updated Security Advisory, this one relates to some third party advisories. but please note that it does include a critical status!!, however that said, there is currently nothing you can do about the issue unless you are running vCenter 5.5, the update to the latest version “Update 1”. The issue relates to a possible DDoS […]

VMware Security Advisory: VMSA-2014-0001

It has been a little quiet on the VMware Security Advisories lately, but today a little bit like buses along come three at once.  The first is a brand new One and addresses a number or potential vulnerabilities.  two of which are circumvented by good design principles, like placing hosts on a separate protected network.  […]