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DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

 
Daniel13
Occasional Visitor

DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

HP released a new firmware version 3rd of January, and in the "Fixes" section it says: "Updated the Intel processor microcode to the latest version".

Is this the fix for the meltdown and spectre vulnerabilities?

https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/swd/public/detail?sp4ts.oid=7252838&swItemId=MTX_cf6657e373254295b51b2e368a&swEnvOid=4184#tab5

https://support.hpe.com/hpesc/public/home/driverHome?sp4ts.oid=7252838

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oakwood
Occasional Visitor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

We're also trying to hunt down the confirmed patches. I'm quite surpised there is nothing on the front page about this, with it being such a big deal! Seems every other vendor is all over it.....

HPE, we need some help here pretty quick please.,

HPSDMike
HPE Pro

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

Hello All, new information is continuing to be available frequently on this topic. Please visit the following sites for the most accurate info:

https://www.hpe.com/us/en/services/security-vulnerability.html

https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-hpesbhf03805en_us

https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-a00039267en_us

The information, and links, on these pages will link you to appropriate info and patches as they become available. 

 



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Peter stratman
Frequent Visitor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

Great, thank you for the pointers.

However, how about pre-GEN9 servers ?

Kissel-B
Occasional Visitor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

What About Gen 7 and lower servers are they going to receive a patch as well.

HPSDMike
HPE Pro

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

Please keep an eye on those URLs as that is where official communication will come from. I don't have any information on timing and availability for Pre Gen9 products. 



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MorbrosIT
Occasional Visitor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

Looks like 1/12/18 is when to lookout for the Gen8 patches.

Peter stratman
Frequent Visitor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

Given the fact that processors released since 1995 are impacted, I would think everything since G1 needs the updates.

tciecka-CTI
Occasional Visitor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

@MorbrosIT

Where did you see 1/12/2018?  I haven't been able to find it in any of the links I've followed from this page:

https://www.hpe.com/us/en/services/security-vulnerability.html



Tom Ciecka
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: DL360 Gen9 firmware update for meltdown/spectre?

https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/swd/public/detail?sp4ts.oid=1009087943&swItemId=MTX_619387df72814a09a6baa555e8&swEnvOid=4184#tab-history

 

Version: 2.54_12-07-2017(3 Jan 2018)


Hope this helps!
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Torsten.

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