This latest update, though, is primarily geared towards making administrators' job easier when it comes to mitigating and removing the risk of Meltdown and Spectre attacks.
Given the multifaceted problems that have surfaced in attempts to mitigate the attacks, the Windows Analytics feature is likely to be welcomed by IT pros and admins tasked with protecting PCs and servers that likely are powered by Intel CPUs.
Microsoft by that stage had already analyzed the performance impact of the mitigations against Meltdown and Spectre.
Writing on the Windows Blog, Terry Myerson - executive vice president of the Windows and Devices Group - says that the company is frequently asked about Meltdown and Spectre.
Solar Eclipse: Date, Time and Effects on Humans
However, with the help of various sorts of pinhole cameras, filtering device or indirect viewing, one can safely view the eclipse. A solar eclipse never comes alone instead it usually comes with lunar eclipse either one or two-week before the eclipse.
Flynn the bichon frise named Westminster best in show
Flynn the bichon frisé was crowned Best in Show at the 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday night. Bean , a Sussex spaniel and victor of the Sporting breed group, is seen in the judging ring during competition.
US Senate begins debate on immigration
Republican Senator Tom Cotton, interviewed on Fox News, said Trump's immigration plan "is not an opening bid for negotiations". Supreme Court is now considering whether to take up the Trump administration's appeal of that ruling.
There are now new Anti-Virus Status, Windows Operating System Security Update Status, and Firmware Status sections in Windows Analytics: Anti-virus Status will help indicate if a device's anti-virus software is compatible with the latest Windows Updates.
Furthermore, Windows Analytics will also report on the status of that mysterious registry key that computers running a custom antivirus software will need to have.
The first is an antivirus status check that probes whether a machine's installed antivirus software will prevent it from receiving a Windows Meltdown/Spectre patch.
The second thing is a Windows security update scan.
Firmware Status - This insight provides details about the firmware installed on the device. Moreover, it lists if the firmware includes specific protections required by CPU manufacturers. Initially, this status will be limited to the list of approved and available firmware security updates from Intel. Right now, it just detects if Intel microcode updates were applied, but Microsoft plans to add checks for other chips, as well.
Evans also spoke about the "inappropriate conduct" towards teenage volunteers working in Oxfam's United Kingdom charity shops. European Union officials in Brussels echoed London's threat, threatening to cut more than $40 million in aid to Oxfam.
Three people are believed to have been shot outside the NSA campus with a police officer is among those injured in the shooting. Shots were fired, according to local media and there are bullet holes in the vehicle, including in the front window.
It's yet to be seen whether the HMS Sutherland will provoke a response from China, but recent history suggests it's likely. Beijing has continued to extend its borders in the South China Sea in the face of worldwide condemnation.
The nation's top intelligence officials say the U.S.is seeing signs of Russian meddling in upcoming midterm elections. Rogers added that he considers it his agency's job to gather intelligence for policymakers rather than act on it.
Kroselj stopped 34 of the 36 shots he faced to pick up the victory, giving up goals to Brian O'Neill and Jordan Greenway. In Wednesday's game, the US got goals from Brian O'Neill and Boston University's Jordan Greenway.
In reality, Vice President Pence said publicly that he was " appalled " when he learned of the domestic abuse allegations . Kingston responded by stating that women he's spoken to at the White House all say they feel "extremely comfortable".
He tweeted that both sites were up and running in Russian Federation , but could be shut down Wednesday night . Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs and a frequent critic of Russian Federation .
Natco Pharma tumbled 4.2 percent amid news of USFDA inspection at its API facility in Mekaguda, near Hyderabad. No official comments were available from the agency on the issue or the nature of the transaction.
Just like traditional status messages, users can also personalize the look of their lists with different colors and emoji. It was told that friends will be able to copy each other's lists and share their own opinions for the matter.
Domino's Pizza , Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) stock shows inches down of -0.89% and traded at a price of $209.98 in preceding trading session. While the company reduced its sales growth guidance for Australia and New Zealand , it was not all bad news for the pizza giant.
The storm made landfall Monday night, passing just south of the low-lying Tongatapu islands with 145 miles per hour winds. All public schools are closed this week as downed trees, storm debris and utility wires are removed from campuses.
Instead of a gentle glide, it slammed into the ocean at around 300 miles per hour , just over 300 feet from the floating platform. Musk says that the core booster crashed when two of the three engines didn't fire during a landing burn. "Fix is pretty obvious".
YouTube TV adds Turner networks, boosts price to $40
The price increase applies to new members only - if you join before March 13, you'll continue paying the old price. The skinny bundle will add channels owned by Turner as well as sports-specific hubs like NBA TV and MLB Network .
Nanorobots successfully kill cancerous tumours
After attacking tumours, most of the nanorobots were cleared and degraded from the body after 24 hours. First and foremost, the team showed that the nanorobots were safe and effective in shrinking tumors.
Chris Rock's new stand-up special to debut today
The long-confirmed special, Tamborine , is the first of two Rock is releasing with Netflix, and it will debut on February 14. This morning, Chris Rock announced that the first of his two Netflix specials will drop on Valentine's Day tomorrow.
OTF: Brian Elliott out 5-6 weeks with injury
The Flyers once again went back to the same old passive play that seems to always allow the other teams to get back into games. The Flyers won the first two matchups, but the Devils prevailed 4-3 in their most recent game on February 1 in Newark.
South Africa stays alive in ODI series vs India
Tuesday's result has given additional context to the upcoming five-match ODI series between New Zealand and England. Iyer, whose memory of dropping David Miller at the Wanderers must be fresh, put down Aiden Markram at extra cover.
New Class Of Antibiotics Discovered In Soil
Chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies claimed in 2016 that the threat of antibiotic resistance is as severe as terrorism. The World Health Organization has previously warned if nothing is done the world was headed for a "post-antibiotic" era.
Shaun White dismisses question about harassment suit
Shaun White won the gold medal in the men's half-pipe in a dramatic finish Wednesday in Pyeongchang , South Korea . Also into the final is fellow Australian Kent Callister who sneaked into the decider in 12th spot with 77 points.