Vulnerabilities

I’m sure it’s fine… the I mean it’s only the scary "DEEP STATE" when liburals, AKA, antifa are in charge… /s

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Internet service is down for about 900 customers in Tumbler Ridge, B.C., after a beaver chewed through a crucial fibre cable

Beavers have been doing a little bit of home improvement with tech, satellite TV being the most common. I suspect that this poor beast just wanted ADSL and didn’t realize it wasn’t a regular phone line.

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These guys…

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Paper: “I See Dead µops: Leaking Secrets via Intel/AMD Micro-Op Caches”

It’s nice work, but… ugh… this pretty much belongs under the “Fuck Today” or “God damn you 2020” threads as well.

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Right? I remember the shit show that was the original Meltdown/Spectre and how everybody was rushing out half-baked patches that only seemed to kill performance.

At least for this one it seems like turning off hyper threading is a potential mitigation, which, fine - because HT kinda sucks anyway.

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Another nail in the coffin of Intel?

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