[Beowulf] [upgrade strategy] Intel CPU design bug & security flaw - kernel fix imposes performance penalty
ghenriks at gmail.com
Fri Jan 5 16:35:45 PST 2018
On Fri, 5 Jan 2018 17:32:19 -0500, you wrote:
>According to several articles I read today:
>Meltdown (1 exploit)is Intel-specific
>Spectre (2 different exploits) affects just about every processor on
This is correct, and the other key difference is that so far there is
only a solution to Meltdown.
The below linked page has this to say about Spectre:
"As it is not easy to fix, it will haunt us for quite some time"
Fedora has linked to this page for more info on the two:
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