New Vulnerability Found in All Modern Intel CPUs
Another security vulnerability has been discovered in Intel chips that affects the processor’s speculative execution technology. Dubbed Lazy FP State Restore, the vulnerability (CVE-2018-3665) within Intel Core and Xeon processors has just been confirmed by Intel, and vendors are now rushing to roll out security updates in order to fix the flaw.
Unlike other chip vulnerabilities, this one does not reside in the hardware layer, so this can be fixed by new microcode from Intel. As always, keep your software up to date.
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