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« on: January 08, 2018, 07:24:24 AM »

Billions of devices are affected by two major security flaws in CPU chips including computers and smartphones. These vulnerabilities are called "Meltdown" and "Spectre" :

https://www.cnet.com/news/spectre-meltdown-intel-arm-amd-processor-cpu-chip-flaw-vulnerability-faq/

https://www.theverge.com/2018/1/4/16848976/how-to-protect-windows-pc-meltdown-security-flaw

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/jan/04/meltdown-spectre-worst-cpu-bugs-ever-found-affect-computers-intel-processors-security-flaw

https://www.pcworld.com/article/3245606/security/intel-x86-cpu-kernel-bug-faq-how-it-affects-pc-mac.html

http://money.cnn.com/2018/01/04/technology/spectre-meltdown-cpu-flaws-explainer/

http://nymag.com/selectall/2018/01/intel-chip-security-flaw-meltdown-spectre-what-to-know-explainer.html
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