Security Advisory: Intel Security Findings

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This notice is to advise Joyent customers of the potential security vulnerabilities surrounding Intel hardware. Joyent was only recently made aware of these potential threats due to the embargo put in place by Intel, however we are actively assessing the impact as we continue to investigate and obtain more information.


More details surrounding Intel's findings can be reviewed here. Additional information can be reviewed here and here.

Actions Taken by Joyent

At this time, we are working diligently to assess impact based on the information we currently have. We will continue to work with Intel to obtain more details, so that we can identify and move forward with a correct course of action for Joyent customers.

Please check back often for updates.

Actions You Need to Take

We will post further updates as we learn more, and will let you know if there are any actions required on your end.


If you are a Joyent customer and have any further questions or concerns after reading the information provided above, please contact Joyent Support.

If you are an Open Source Triton user, please direct any further questions to the SmartOS Community Mailing Lists and IRC (as noted above).

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