Microsoft Windows Security Update Registry Key Configuration Missing (ADV180012) (Spectre/Meltdown Variant 4)
Is anyone finding issues resolving this vulnerability on Windows 7 or Windows Servers? After reading the provided advisory it appears August patches will automatically populate the registry key parameters for workstations. I believe Servers will require manual key implementation ( this is my interpretation from the article so I may be wrong). I also see no mention in Qualys KB or detection regarding what patch must be applied.
I have a Windows 7 x64 workstation with every available patch installed however the vulnerability persists i.e. Qualys detects missing regkeys: