The update is available from within Update & Security in the Settings app. These patches were released to protect PCs against the widely publicised Meltdown and Spectre security threats.
Installing the patch appears to prevent computers with AMD Athlon 64 X2 and Sempron processors from booting into Windows, users in multiplelanguages are reporting. The bugs were expected since the update rolled out in emergency after flaws in Intel, AMD and ARM chips were discovered.
Fixes for Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities don't do much good if they render the "fixed" computer unusable in the process.
Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 for iPhone and iPad Apple's Meltdown mitigations, which apparently were released back in December, aren't expected to slow down Apple systems. Patches against Spectre, in the form of an update to web browser Safari , will be released "in the coming days".
"To prevent AMD customers from getting into an unbootable state, Microsoft will temporarily pause sending the following Windows operating system updates to devices with impacted AMD processors at this time", Microsoft said in its statement.
The problem might extend to newer AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors, with some users reportedly experiencing start-up problems after the patch has been installed. Nope, the company recently pushed an important security update, KB4073117 aimed at solving the recent CPU vulnerability issues.
The investigation revealed that affected AMD chipsets did not "conform to the documentation previously provided to Microsoft to develop the Windows operating system mitigations to protect against the chipset vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown".
The news comes after Appleannounced on Monday it was releasing an update to protect its devices from the chip flaw which affects almost all computers and smartphones made within the past 10 years.
The Dallas Heart Study is created to improve the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of heart disease. After two years, the participants' hearts were analyzed again to look for signs of any improvement.
I would like to express my deepest gratitude to our community and our partners for helping us achieve such phenomenal milestones. The Xbox 360 also managed to sell 85 million units globally, so the PS4 still has some work to do to catch up.
Police received a 911 call about a 4-year-old girl who was unresponsive on January 1 at about 10:30 a.m., the station reported. The girl's mother told police that her boyfriend had beat her, shot her dog and shot himself in a suicidal outburst.
But this month's is bringing some cool stuff around, even if you don't take advantage of the downloadable content. This expansion will include a new area and story, alongside a number of other updates set to come out in January.
But we've got fantastic seam bowlers and if there's anything in the wicket, Vern and the other two guys are awesome . South Africa player's Vernon Philander celebrates with teammates after bowling out India's Mohammed Shami.
The patch notes for Update 4 can be read below and they also mention "incremental improvements to performance" for the game. FPP Solo matchmaking queue will be made available for NA/EU/and Oceanic servers.
Back in May 2010, following the formation of the coalition government, Ms Greening became Economic Secretary to the Treasury. Mr Hunt emerged from Number 10 with a new job title, becoming the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care.
But I believe her, like so many other courageous women who have spoken out. "A suspect of interest is being spoken to". I never molested anyone", Moore said , according to ABC News. "I just can not give them the proper words".
Hyundai Nexo Fuel Cell Vehicle Features 370 Miles Range
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Fantasy film "The Shape of Water" leads Bafta nominations
Best-actress nominees, announced Tuesday, are Annette Bening, Frances McDormand , Margot Robbie, Sally Hawkins and Saoirse Ronan . BAFTA is teaming up with the British Film Institute, Women in Film and TV and Directors UK on an initiative to help.
DE experiencing mild flu season compared to rest of country
There were 344 flu-related intensive care unit admissions across IL and 135 outbreaks from the start of 2017 through December 31. Doing so is "very important", Tam said, "as we move ahead to future years of vaccine program planning and recommendations".
Does Donald Trump know the words to the U.S. national anthem?
Trump, a Republican, won Alabama by 30 points and Georgia by 5 over Democrat Hillary Clinton in the last presidential election. Trump left the game at half time, during a performance by Kendrick Lamar, who has been an outspoken critic of the president.
Takata add 3.3M air bag inflators to massive recall
The biggest automotive recall in United States history is being broadened once again by Takata, the Detroit Free Press revealed. A report by an independent monitor said that as of September 15, 2017, automakers have recalled 43.1 million inflators.