HP: six firmware vulnerabilities left unpatched in many business laptops despite public disclosure

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Firmware vulnerabilities remain unpatched in many HP business laptops
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Firmware vulnerabilities remain unpatched in many HP business laptops

The high-severity bugs affect HP Elite 2-in-1 PCs, HP EliteBook, HP ProBook laptops, some workstations, point-of-sale systems and desktop computers

A group of six firmware security vulnerabilities found in HP's high-end business notebooks and PCs remain unpatched in  more than a month after their public disclosure. At the most recent Black ...

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