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It Doesn’t Look Like Spectre And Meltdown Really Hurt Intel At All

It Doesn’t Look Like Spectre And Meltdown Really Hurt Intel At All

When the Spectre and Meltdown security vulnerabilities were made public earlier this year, things were a mess. Practically every Intel processor made in the last decade had backdoors that potentially let normal programs and software access what are supposed to be protected areas of a CPU’s kernel.