Reported Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities

Panasonic is aware of recently reported side-channel analysis vulnerabilities known as Meltdown and Spectre affecting many modern microprocessors.  This document is provided to guide our valued customers towards the most up-to-date and accurate Toughbook support pages.

Panasonic has established a global Toughbook support page that will help customers with specific product queries and support guidance.  The link for the page can be found below:

In addition to any information provided by us through our global support pages, Panasonic suggests that our customers follow the advice of both the operating system vendor, software vendor and that of the chipset vendor to ensure that all available protection is being utilised as detailed in the links below.

Panasonic strongly advise anti-virus software applications are updated to the latest available update that is provided by the software vendor.