Downloading Patches from Russia? Get more than you bargained for!
If your downloading patches for Meltdown and Spectre you may want to make sure your not installing them off of 4 servers (below). It appears as though Russians are using the vulnerability to bundle "patches" that include the infamous smoke loader. IBM X-Force first reported this earlier today and the Jigsaw Security team farther enriched the content to provide more context. In short if your downloading patches, make sure your getting them from your trusted vendors. US-CERT pu