1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities Protect Your Server

In this day and age there is always some threat to your server environment. There is always some wise guy coming up with a hack or virus to ruin your server. In this article I am going to show you some commands that you can use to safeguard your server from Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities.

Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities

What is Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities? Google search words it this way.

Tip: Click on images to make them larger. If you find anything wrong on this page or need further assistance please comment below or contact me. 🙂

Vulnerabilities in modern computers leak passwords and sensitive data. Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors . These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer.

What Devices Are Affected?

In short all devices become affected. Desktop  computers, mobile devices {tables and cell phones}, anything in the cloud. Basically anything that computes or has a processor which means website servers as well.

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel:

What Can I Do To Protect My Server?

Here is a list of commands that you can put in your terminal. The key is staying up to date.

Ubuntu & Debian Servers

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Cent OS

sudo yum update/code]
<h3>Fedora Servers</h3>
sudo dnf update

Finally after you run the updates then reboots the server. Regardless of the server type here is the code to reboot your server.

sudo reboot
Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities Protect Your Server was last modified: November 15th, 2018 by Maximus Mccullough

Please like, share and subscribe.

Advanced Programming Made Easy

I hope you enjoyed the article. If I was able to help you please consider a tip for the content.

One Time Tip

more tips

Reoccuring Tips


Cool People Share:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.