VU#277400: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 fail to protect kernel memory when the Microsoft patch for meltdown is installed

Vulnerability Note VU#277400 Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 fail to protect kernel memory when the Microsoft patch for meltdown is installed Original Release date: 29 Mar 2018 | Last revised: 29 Mar 2018 Overview When the Microsoft patch for meltdown is installed on a Windows 7 x64 or Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 system, an unprivileged process may be able to read and write the entire memory space available to the Windows kernel. Description The patch that...