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All iOS and Mac devices affected by Meltdown and Spectre, Apple confirms

In a blogpost, Apple said it had released updates for iOS, the software on its phones and tablets, macOS, which is used by its computers and tvOS for its television products. We continue to develop and test further mitigations for these issues and will release them in upcoming updates of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS'. At first, it was thought that it was Intel chips, estimated to be in 90pc of the world's computers, that were most at risk.



Intel Corp (INTC) Shareholder Ashmore Wealth Management LLC Has Decreased Holding

The stock increased 0.13% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $22.64. Family Capital Trust Co now owns 4,500 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $171,000 after buying an additional 3,500 shares during the period. Therefore 57% are positive. CBS Corp had 104 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Northland Capital on Friday, July 28 with "Hold".


FCC chairman Ajit Pai cancels CES appearance a week before show

FCC chairman Ajit Pai cancels CES appearance a week before show

Shapiro did not give any explanation for Pai's cancellation, but in an interview with Digital Trends , speculated that it may have been for security reasons. It is the second time that Pai's safety has been threatened. Under the new directives, the FTC will be in charge of overseeing ISPs, as they were before net neutrality was established.


North Korea accepts South Korea's offer of talks on Jan 9

North Korea accepts South Korea's offer of talks on Jan 9

Officials in Seoul announced Friday morning that the Kim Jong Un regime had agreed to meet their delegation in the "truce village" talk of Panmunjom, in the demilitarized zone, on Tuesday as they discuss possible cooperation for the Winter Olympics next month.


Injustice 2 Conjures Up an Enchantress Trailer and Release Date

Injustice 2 Conjures Up an Enchantress Trailer and Release Date

After their incorporation to the game, though, there's no telling if NetherRealm Studios intends to continue expanding the roster with any more post-launch characters. To be more specific, Enchantress seems to specialize in stuns, counters, projectiles, and combat mix-ups created to keep an opponent's tempo off-kilter, as opposed to moves that simply pummel and bludgeon.



Apple: All Macs, iPhones, iPads Affected by Processor Security Flaws

Meltdown affects Intel processors and works by penetrating through the barrier that prevents applications from accessing arbitrary locations in kernel memory. "Not only is the attack surface the biggest we've seen, with so many devices at risk globally, the exposure window is also huge as it is reliant on people voluntarily patching their systems, which obviously has a significant lag", Brewer added.