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Wednesday, 10 January 2018 16:46

WILL CYBER INSURANCE COVER THE MELTDOWN AND SPECTER BUGS?

Last week news broke of two security flaws in computer processors that affect virtually all computers, smartphones and smart devices such as televisions and refrigerators.

The first flaw, nicknamed “Meltdown,” applies specifically to Intel chips. The second flaw called “Spectre,” is more difficult for an attacker to exploit but has no available patches yet and lets attackers access the memory of devices running Intel, AMD, and ARM chips.

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