CPU Security Flaws MELTDOWN and SPECTRE

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  1. entity279

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    Note that Intel din't even mentioned the mitigations in the press briefing, they had to be specifically asked for any and all details
     
  2. tunafish

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    I think it's more likely they just sell it as a performance upgrade, showing graphs of how the new CPUs are faster than the old ones (that have mitigations on ofc), without mentioning the bugs other than in the small print.
     
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