Spectre 1.1/Spectre 1.2 CPU Flaws discovered/disclosed

Discussion in 'Technical' started by sec_monkey, Jul 12, 2018 at 10:17.


  1. sec_monkey

    sec_monkey SM Security Administrator

    https://www.survivalmonkey.com/threads/spectre-1-1-spectre-1-2-cpu-flaws-discovered-disclosed.62785/

    This falls under both Technical as well as Headlines.

    Approved by @ghrit

    these vulnerabilities affect all computers, embedded devices or any devices with a vulnerable CPU in them.

    It includes desktop personal computers plus laptops, smartphones, tablets, routers, network equipment, game consoles, smart TVs, CD/DVD/Blu-ray players, many non-smartphone cell phones, some radio equipment, smart cars, plus many other devices

    all operating systems must be patched as soon as possible

    initial Linux patches might be available in a few days

    win patches might take a few weeks
     
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