21 octombrie 2019

Microsoft banks on new silicon chips built by Intel, others to fend off firmware attacks

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Written by Jeff Stone Oct 21, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP Microsoft is pushing an initiative meant to protect its computers’ most sensitive data amid recent revelations that nation-state hackers are beginning to exploit the fragmented nature of the company’s supply chain. The company on Monday started pushing Secured-core PCs, its term for machines that will come with Windows 10, Microsoft’s latest PC operating system; Windows Hello, which allows users to log in without a password; and, most importantly, [...]