Friday, June 1, 2018

GIGABYTE Upgrades Security Against New Derivatives of Side-Channel Vulnerabilities

GIGABYTE, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, has taken the initiative and is continuously working with Intel to develop the most up-to-date security solutions to protect users against Variant 4 and Variant 3a, new derivatives of the side channel methods previously disclosed in January 2018. GIGABYTE is committed to the highest standards, quality, and service of its motherboards. Security issues that affect users experience with GIGABYTE motherboards are of the utmost importance to us. All Updates will be released in a timely manner as microcode patches become available, validated, and tested. The new BIOS will implement the latest safety-certified microcode update to provide the best protection for users’ systems. Additional BIOS solutions and updates will be released in the coming weeks. GIGABYTE strongly recommends users to visit the GIGABYTE official website to stay up-to-date on the latest BIOS updates and information.