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Researchers find Another Major Security Flaw in Intel Processors

You may recall that in 2018 two major security flaws were identified within Intel processors. Namely, Meltdown and Spectre. It was an issue that took them a significantly long ...

August 7, 2019 at 2:34 pm by

Researchers Accuse Intel of Attempted Bribery over MDS Flaw

Intel Security Flaws Earlier this week it was revealed that a whole new slew of security flaws existing with Intel processors was revealed. Now, to date, at least 4 names have ...

May 16, 2019 at 1:05 pm by

New ‘Spoiler’ Intel Security Vulnerability Is Found

Intel ‘Spoiler’ Vulnerability Throughout most of 2018, Intel was having to deal with a rather disturbing security flaw with their processor design. In it’s ...

March 6, 2019 at 12:51 pm by

Spectre Update Released After Intel Works With Microsoft

  Spectre Update Released After Intel Works With Microsoft You may recall that earlier this year it was revealed that some pretty serious security flaws were found within ...

November 29, 2018 at 11:42 am by

Researchers Uncover Seven New Spectre and Meltdown Vulnerabilities

There’s no need to panic, though. It looks like researchers are still looking into the notorious Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. It’s true that manufacturers ...

November 19, 2018 at 12:23 pm by

Intel Clarifies Hardware Mitigations for Meltdown and Spectre

New CPUs, Same Security Problems Intel recently launched their Whiskey Lake and Amber Lake mobile CPU lineup. While these have plenty of features on-board, what is not clear ...

August 31, 2018 at 5:25 pm by

Intel SGX Breached by New Speculative Execution Exploit

Foreshadow Hits Secure SGX Secure Enclaves With the release of Spectre and Meltdown, the floodgates have opened. Since the reveal of the two speculative exploits last year, ...

August 15, 2018 at 9:23 am by

New Spectre Variant Can Remotely Target Systems

NetSpectre Allows Attacks Without Local Code Late last year, Spectre and Meltdown came out as new side-channel attacks. Fortunately, the victim system had to run the malicious ...

July 29, 2018 at 9:52 pm by

Google Implementing Ambitious Spectre Fix For Chrome

Google Chrome Site Isolation Logical Step Last year, the theoretical bugs became reality. Dubbed Spectre, the new exploits allowed attackers unprecedented ability to attack ...

July 24, 2018 at 8:00 am by

Intel Finishes Off Planned Spectre Bug Fixes With Westmere EX

Intel Wraps Up Beta Testing Spectre Fixes Last year, a number of nasty bugs surfaced for Intel CPUs. Dubbed Spectre, the exploits targetted the core of Intel CPUs, leading to ...

July 9, 2018 at 10:16 am by

Intel Delays Patches for Spectre-NG Vulnerabilities

Intel’s Spectre Nightmare is Far From Over Bad news for Intel as security researchers have discovered eight new “Spectre-class” vulnerabilities in their ...

May 8, 2018 at 6:53 am by

Intel Gives Up On Making Some Spectre Microcode Fixes

Intel Gives Up On Spectre Microcode For Older CPUs At the start of the year, Intel got caught unprepared when Spectre and Meltdown were revealed. Since then, Intel has ...

April 4, 2018 at 9:21 am by

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

Microsoft Will Help Deliver Intel Spectre Patch

  Microsoft Releases Intel Skylake Spectre Microcode Driver Since the Spectre bug appeared, Intel has been in a struggle to fix the CPU design flaw. After a debacle with ...

March 9, 2018 at 9:22 am by

Intel Ready To Rollout Spectre Fix For Haswell and Broadwell

Intel Continues to Rollout Fixed Spectre Microcode Last November, Intel learned about the new Spectre and Meltdown bugs. Since then, the company has been scrambling to issue ...

March 1, 2018 at 8:00 am by

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