"Microsoft has reports of customers with some AMD devices getting into an unbootable state after installing recent Windows operating system security updates", the company said.
Intel said its processors would be affected based on the type of operations the CPU would carry out, saying that syscall-heavy processes would suffer the most. According to the rep, the issue stems from AMD's documentation for the processors - which Microsoft used to ensure support for the patch - not lining with the physical reality of the affected chipsets.
Meltdown and Spectre fiasco is affecting nearly all Windows PCs and Phones and with processors manufactured by Intel, AMD, and ARM.
"Microsoft has access to our processor architecture documentation, which is essentially what is needed, and we have been engaged regularly in engineering meetings to assist since this was disclosed", the AMD spokesman said.
Microsoft customers also logged in several complaints on Microsoft forum page.
After the patch was installed on PCs running on AMD Athlon X2 processors, there were reports these machines would not boot and would then get stuck in an endless loop while they tried to roll back to an earlier build of Windows.
Microsoft said it is working with AMD to resolve the issues as soon as possible.
Meltdown and Spectre patches for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 were shipped as a cumulative update with some other improvements. The sfc /scannow shows no problem, in-place upgrade also doesn't seem to help. Especially if my CPU is not vulnerable to the Meltdown attack and the MS mitigation attempts for Spectre is more than questionable. I have Czech localization. Last week, the company warned Windows users that due to an issue with some versions of Anti-Virus software, this security path was "only being made applicable to the machines where the Anti virus ISV has updated the ALLOW REGKEY". If your machine is now in an unbootable state, Microsoft recommends visiting its support site for more information.
A fire broke at Trump Tower in NY district's Manhattan area in United States on Monday, NBC News has reported . In the meantime, social media users are sharing their thoughts about Trump Tower's rooftop inferno.
While talking to Kashmir Reader, Senior Superintendent of Police Bandipora confirmed the incident and that an FIR has been filed. The video that popped up on Facebook on Saturday showed two cricket teams lined up on the pitch before the start of a match.
Adding that she felt like "such an outcast" and covered her face when she spoke so as to not draw attention to her face. Kim Kardashian's younger sister answered defiantly, saying: "Never let that stop you!" "Now she just looks tragic".
Acer also rolled out its Chromebook 11, which will support Google Play for Android apps and two USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 ports. The tech company also introduced its Chromebook 11, which sports an 11.6-inch display, available in touch screen.
She was spotted around 8:15 a.m.by a passerby who recognized her from a missing persons report on the news. Roland was supposed to meet her roommate later that night but didn't show. "I am purchasing an iPad".
The Panthers were eliminated from the playoffs this season by the New Orleans Saints in the wild card round last weekend. He started to have second thoughts and chose to meet with interim general manager Marty Hurney about the decision.
Wiseau then came onstage to surprised applause and tried to steal the mic, with Franco quickly stopping him with a nervous laugh. Franco's remarks were as much an acceptance speech for Wiseau as they were for Franco himself.
He said: "From my personal experience in the FA Cup , and I think I have a lot, this is maybe the most hard round", he said. Or do we absolutely focus completely to stay in the league?' Sometimes that can come in.
Chinese maritime authorities have dispatched eight vessels, including three specialised cleansing vessels, for search and rescue. The Chinese ministry said the second ship in the collision was a Hong Kong-flagged cargo ship carrying 64,000 tons of grain.
British human rights commission gets involved — BBC pay gap
An insider said: 'This whole thing about equal pay for equal jobs is really hard because we don't work in a toothpaste factory'. The BBC has come under fire recently for paying male employees more and has pledged to close the gender gap by 2020.
Kim Kardashian Steps Out in Yeezy - From Head to Toe
KANYE West made a dying girl's wishes come true as he rapped to her over a FaceTime chat. "I have so much respect for him tho". Kim later appeared to confirm the event by later commenting on the tweet to say that they were 'praying for her family'.
Assassin's Creed Origins to Get "The Hidden Ones" Expansion
Assassin's Creed Origins launched a few months ago, and since then Ubisoft has released a lot of great add-ons for the game. In a post on their website more details for the upcoming title update as well as the expansion were revealed .
Deputy killed near Tacoma
McCartney, 34, of Yelm was shot while responding to a burglary call in the Fredrickson area. The Tacoma News-Tribune reported that he was hired in 2014, was married and had three sons.
Move over Cortana, Amazon Alexa is coming to Windows 10
This could be a huge win for Amazon , which is now trying to stay ahead of Google with regard to in-home digital assistants. Already PC makers are saying their machines will include support for Alexa such as HP with its new Pavillion Wave system.
State unit chiefs will continue in their posts: Congress
Rahul Gandhi said Modi government has failed to provide jobs which has resulted in tremendous anger amongst the youth. And we can not do that at home without our largest skill base on the planet - all you people in this room.
H&M apologises for monkey goof on black kid
The Grammy victor tweeted about his disappointment in the popular clothing company's latest marketing attempt, which showed a young black boy wearing a hoodie that read "Coolest Monkey in the Jungle".
Reliance Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone
If the users recharge with Rs 498 recharge pack, they will get 136 GB of data, as compared to 91 GB data provided earlier. Besides, the plan also offers free outgoing and incoming on national roaming calls, and 100 free local + STD SMS per day.