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Firmware is a permanent software programmed into a read-only memory for control, monitoring and data manipulation of engineered products and systems. Use this tag about firmware updates and related issues in Unix and Linux systems.

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How does a firmware update help in mitigating Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities? Is it true that vendors are only releasing a firmware update for the windows platform? What about Linux? I … believed that firmware updates provided a new version of the BIOS. But, how BIOS is related to features like speculative execution of processors? Thanks …
asked Jan 13 '18 by nuggets