How to Monitor Spectre / Meltdown Workstation Vulnerability using SCCM

Benoit LecoursSCCM35 Comments

This new year brings a new challenge for us SCCM administrator. The┬áSpeculation Control vulnerability (aka Spectre and Meltdown) affects many modern processors and operating systems and is considered critical to patch. The first challenge is to monitor who is vulnerable in your organization. The second one is to understand this beast and to remediates it. The important thing to know here is that a machine needs more than only a Windows OS patch to be compliant. There’s also a hardware level firmware updates to apply. This blog post will focus on the monitoring part to┬ábe able to show your management if you’re compliant or not. We also included a free report to download in order to track your Spectre and Meltdown compliance level. You can jump at the end of this post if you want to download it and skip the reading. SCCM Spectre Meltdown Configuration Baseline Creation Luckily for … Read More