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Time to look back at the Spectre vulnerabilities.

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/07/07

About 2 years ago, over the course of almost a year, many Spectre vulnerabilities were found.

In November 2018, this lead many people disabling Hyper Threading: [WayBack] STIBP by default.. Revert?

This is a reminder to self to look back at Spectre to get a better historic feel for it.

Via: [WayBack] Work is being done on the Linux Kernel mailing list about further exploits of the Spectre Family of Exploits. The mitigations are bad – basically, you c… – Kristian Köhntopp – Google+

–jeroen

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