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    Announcement: Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities...
    Announcement posted January 29, 2018 by Katrine HaugerudGold Trophy: 10,000+ Points, tagged Commerce, CPQ, Engagement Cloud, Enterprise Planning, Financials, Fusion, General, Global HR, GRC, HCM, HCM Midsize - TBE, Infrastructure - IaaS, Learn - TEE, Marketing, Platform - PaaS, PPM, Procurement, SCM, Service, Talent, Talent Acquisition - TEE, Workforce Management, Workforce Rewards 
    Announcement: Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities Remediation

    Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities Remediation - direct emails were also distributed to customer contacts during the week of 1/22/18.


    Oracle has developed patches to address the Intel processor design flaws leading to the Spectre (CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715) and Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754) vulnerabilities. 

    In accordance with Oracle’s security update policies, Oracle will deploy these patches during upcoming weekends. You'll be notified one week in advance of your HCM being scheduled for the patching activity.

    In accordance with our vulnerability information policies, Oracle will not provide additional information about the specifics of vulnerabilities beyond what's provided in the Critical Patch Update (or Security Alert) advisory and pre-release note, the pre-installation notes, the readme files, and FAQs.