Information for Google Cloud Customers on CPU Vulnerabilities
In 2017, Google’s Project Zero
team discovered serious security flaws caused by
a technique used by most modern processors (CPUs) to optimize performance.
Independent researchers separately discovered and named these vulnerabilities
“Spectre” and “Meltdown.”
This page collects all the information that Google Cloud has made available to date
on these issues, our response, and steps you may take to protect your organization.
For information about the current state of specific Google Cloud
products and any actions you can or should take, if needed, visit the following
Please take time to review the posts above in their entirety, as they represent all
of the information we have at this time regarding these vulnerabilities.