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New Class of CPU Flaws Affect Almost Every Intel Processor Since 2011

By Swati Khandelwal 14 May 2019 at 20:05

Academic researchers today disclosed details of the newest class of speculative execution side-channel vulnerabilities in Intel processors that impacts all modern chips, including the chips used in Apple devices. After the discovery of Spectre and Meltdown processor vulnerabilities earlier last year that put practically every computer in the world at risk, different classes of Spectre and Meltdown variations surfaced again and again.

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