MITIGATION

Spectre V2 Vulnerability Seeks Vengeance Against Intel & ARM CPUs – AMD Unaffected While Mitigations See up to 35% Performance Drop on Intel Systems

Israel Inside, Insecurities Outside. Just to think it has been almost four years since the cover had been lifted upon the fact that Intel Core processors are insecure piles of shit, which I’m sure had nothing to do with single core supremacy from cut corners in branch prediction and execution. Thinking back they were good […]

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Mossad Inside – Another Intel Exploit – “Ring Bus” Interconnect Vulnerable To Side Channel Attacks

In yet another act of brilliance by Intel engineers from the groundwork laid by former principal engineer Francois Piednoel it would seem that Intel’s beloved ring bus interconnect is also susceptible to side channel attacks hilariously named “Lord of the Ring(s)”. Post-graduate researchers from the University of Illinois have discovered yet another severe exploit specific […]

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