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Intel Reveals Meltdown and Spectre Hardware Mitigation Plans

Intel Ready With Meltdown and Spectre Hardware Fixes Earlier the year, Intel got caught unprepared when Spectre and Meltdown went public. Intel has been in firefighting mode ...

March 19, 2018 at 7:41 am by

Intel Releases Fixed Spectre Patch For Post-Skylake CPUs

Intel Patch Fixes Kaby Lake and Coffee Lake Earlier this year, Spectre and Meltdown rocked the CPU world.  Intel has been working hard for a fix but unfortunately, the ...

February 22, 2018 at 9:13 am by
AMD Promises In-Silicon Fix for Spectre Flaw on New CPUs

Windows Patch Kills Buggy Intel Spectre Fix Microcode

Supplementary Intel Fix Causes More Harm Than Good Last month, the Spectre and Meltdown bugs took the CPU world by storm. Intel was hit the hardest with both Spectre and ...

February 2, 2018 at 9:20 am by

Intel Promises Spectre and Meltdown “In-Silicon” Fixes For 2018

Intel Promises Hardware Fix By 2019 Spectre and Meltdown have been rocking the CPU landscape over the past couple of weeks. The CPU industry is not new to hardware bugs but ...

January 26, 2018 at 10:01 am by
ASRock Rolling Out New BIOS for Intel SA-00088 Security Update

ASRock Rolling Out BIOS for Intel SA-00088 Security Update

ASRock is rolling out a newer BIOS update which addresses the latest Intel security advisory. Intel’s previous “fix” proved to be problematic for many users. ...

January 24, 2018 at 4:06 pm by
Linus Torvalds Calls Intel's Meltdown/Spectre Fix "Utter Garbage"

Linus Torvalds Calls Intel’s Meltdown/Spectre Fix “Utter Garbage”

The always outspoken Linus Torvalds has some choice words to say about Intel and their handling of the Meltdown/Spectre flaw. He calls it “COMPLETE AND UTTER ...

January 23, 2018 at 4:13 pm by
Intel Haswell and Broadwell Reboot Issue Cause Identified

Intel Haswell and Broadwell Reboot Issue Cause Identified

Several days ago, Intel disclosed issues surrounding the update for fixing the recent Meltdown and Spectre flaws are actually causing problems on some systems. This update ...

January 22, 2018 at 10:16 pm by
Intel Security Fix Causing Reboot Issues on Haswell/Broadwell

Intel Security Fix Causing Reboot Issues on Haswell/Broadwell

Intel processors are the most hard hit with the the recent Meltdown and Spectre flaw revelations. Now it appears that the security firmware update designed to address the flaw ...

January 13, 2018 at 8:57 pm by
Majority of Chromebooks Safe from Meltdown Vulnerability

Majority of Chromebooks Safe from Meltdown Vulnerability

Google has released a list of products covering their entire Chromebook model line, showing which ones are vulnerable from Meltdown. Following the Meltdown and Spectre flaw ...

January 13, 2018 at 2:14 pm by
microsoft

Microsoft Detail Slowdown On Intel With Spectre & Meltdown Fix

Microsoft Detail Potential Intel Slowdowns The Spectre and Meltdown security concerns at the kernel level of Intel processors have been a significant concern. Ironically, not ...

January 10, 2018 at 10:17 am by
Fortnite Now Supports Xbox One X in 4K

Epic Says Fortnite Server Issues Were Caused by Meltdown Patches

Multiplayer gaming is taking a beating because of Meltdown. Yesterday, we reported on Intel’s efforts to fix Meltdown, but we also said that the patches could have a ...

January 7, 2018 at 12:56 pm by


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