If you are a Gartner subscriber, RackN recommends reading “How to Mitigate Firmware Security Risks in Data Centers, and Public and Private Clouds” by Tony Harvey. This excellent paper discusses why having a process for patching firmware is critical for businesses. It goes on to add that enabling the securityContinue Reading

There is new security vulnerability that should be triggering a massive server fleet wide upgrade and patch for data center operators everywhere.  This one undermines fundamental encryption features embedded into servers’ trusted platform module (TPM).   According to Sophos.com, “this one’s a biggie.” Yet, it’s unlikely anyone will actually patch theirContinue Reading