07 Jan 2019

The Elite Intel Team Still Fighting Meltdown and Spectre

“A year ago today, Intel coordinated with a web of academic and independent researchers to disclose a pair of security vulnerabilities with unprecedented impact. Since then, a core Intel hacking team has worked to help clean up the mess—by creating attacks of their own. Known as Spectre and Meltdown, the

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12 Jul 2018

China probably knew about Spectre and Meltdown bugs before the U.S.

A Senate Commerce Committee hearing recently detailed a troubling reality of the information sharing “supply chain” in hardware and software vulnerabilities: the Chinese government is better positioned than the U.S. to hear about flaws and vulnerabilities. The hearing described how chipmakers working to repair the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities in

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