MilDef has been aware of the recently discovered security vulnerabilities known as Meltdown and Spectre. These industry-wide vulnerabilities impact many modern processors, and allow malicious code to force a processor into allowing access to protected data in the system memory (RAM). We can now offer a new BIOS with the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerability fixed for each of our 10-series and 11-series models.
To request the updated BIOS together with update information for your units, contact your local service office (listed below) with the subject Meltdown & Spectre BIOS Request.
Include the units Serial No. in the mail to ensure that you get the correct BIOS for your units.
Any technical questions regarding this Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerability fix are referred to your local sales office.