Dell Advising All Customers To Not Install Spectre BIOS Updates

This article is in line with other reports of vendors and Intel itself backing away from Spectre and Meltdown patching updates and tweaks.

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/dell-advising-all-customers-to-not-install-spectre-bios-updates/

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Keylogger Found in Audio Drivers on Some HP Machines

Take a moment and review any HP laptops at your house or running in your organization.  Those devices may have a functional keylogger running on them and you never knew it.

I am linking two articles.  The second indicates that HP has provided a patch / driver update that addresses this problem.

https://threatpost.com/keylogger-found-in-audio-drivers-on-some-hp-machines/125600/

http://www.zdnet.com/article/keylogger-found-on-several-hp-laptops/