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Heureka Software response to Spectre/Meltdown

Author: Nate Latessa, President

A recent processor exploit dubbed Spectre and Meltdown has drawn a lot of media coverage in the last few days. As a software-based company, we felt it important to bring you up to date on how our engineering team is responding.

The Heureka team is tracking all necessary patches for the recent CPU speculative execution vulnerabilities. For cloud-based customers, we utilize the Google Cloud Platform infrastructure and are closely tracking Google’s related security bulletins.

Our Kubernetes Engine infrastructure automatically updates as Google releases patches and our additional Compute Engine infrastructure will be updated as patches are released.

For our on-premises customers who are utilizing VMware for their appliance, the following link may give you some insights on what to look for on your internal system.