The CVEs addressing the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities introduce the possibility of reduced performance on patched systems. The attacks target commonly used optimizations that were designed to improve performance; accordingly, correcting the security vulnerabilities comes at a performance price for some workloads.

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  • Learn how you can make the best security and performance decision for your organization when addressing these security issues
  • Hear how we’re actively working with our technology partners to reduce or eliminate these performance impacts as quickly as possible
  • Ask the experts your questions about the speculative execution CVEs