Microsoft Update KB4551762

March 12, 2020-KB4551762 For OS Builds 18362.720 and 18363.720

Microsoft releases security update for CVE-2020-0796. By Charles Levere, on March 12, 2020 Earlier today Microsoft released update KB4551762 to patch CVE-2020-0796. Two days ago, Microsoft issued an advisory stating they were aware of the issue. Microsoft is aware of a remote code execution vulnerability in the way that the Microsoft Server Message Block 3.1.1 […]


Intel Demonstrates Industry-First Co-Packaged Optics Ethernet Switch With 1.6 Tbps Silicon Photonics

Intel’s co-packaged optics demo is the first step to making optical I/O with silicon photonics a reality. By Charles Levere, on March 6, 2020 Earlier today Intel announced Barefoot, Intel’s network division has successfully integrated its 1.6 Tbps silicon photonics engine with its 12.8 Tbps programmable Ethernet switch. This co-packaged solution melds together the essential […]

Dr. Lisa Su-Financial Analyst Day 2020

AMD Financial Analyst Day 2020

AMD shares its plans for the future. By Charles Levere, on March 5, 2020 Today is AMD financial analyst day from 1:00pm PT to 6:00pm. They share the current state of the company, new road maps and much more. Technology Updates Having shipped more than 260 million “Zen” x86 cores in our AMD Ryzen™ and […]


Latest AMD Adrenalin Drivers Seem to Have Resolved Many Black Screen Issues

Many of AMD’s community members are reporting that their black screen issues have mostly been resolved. By Charles Levere, on March 2, 2020 On Friday I posted the release notes for AMD’s latest driver release, which was AMD Adrenalin driver 20.2.2. Something I was interested in monitoring over the coming days to see if AMD […]