Quick question, what’s the current state of scanning for Meltdown and Spectre in Openvas? Do we have plugins with a reliable detection rate for both Linux and windows based operating systems?
you can always go to SecInfo -> NVTs in your GSA or to  and input the
following CVEs into the filter to get a state of the Meltdown / Spectre
NVTs in your current feed version:
CVE-2017-5754 CVE-2017-5753 CVE-2017-5715
After the next update of the community feed you should get around 47
NVTs/LSCs handling those vulnerabilities. More NVTs/LSCs are added based
on the publishing time of vendor advisories.
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