July 25, 2021

New secret-spilling flaw affects almost every Intel chip since 2011

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By Zack Whittaker From TechCrunch Security researchers have found a new class of vulnerabilities in Intel  chips which, if exploited, can be used to steal sensitive information directly from the processor., The bugs are reminiscent of Meltdown and Spectre, which exploited a weakness in speculative execution, an important part of how modern processors work. Speculative execution helps processors […]

What you can do right now about the severe Intel chip security flaw

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By Chris Smith From BGR Tech scandals appear to be in fashion in the first days of 2018. For days, Apple’s iPhone slowdown issue was the most talked about blunder in the tech world, but that’s about to change. There’s a severe security flaw that affects most of the Intel-powered computers in use, regardless of […]