Why?

Security experts have revealed a critical computer chip flaw that could allow hackers to access data previously thought to be secure. Vendors are quickly making patches available to protect against the threat.

Impact

ITS will be responding by patching impacted systems as vendors make patches available. Some patches may impact system performance. ITS will be monitoring performance of patched systems.

Action Needed

The best way to protect personal devices, including computers, tablets and phones is to immediately apply available updates and patch systems regularly.