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Daily Archives: January 26, 2018

  • Putting Meltdown/Spectre in perspective

    Posted on January 26th, 2018 at 08:27 woody Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

    Just saw a set of tweets from Kevin Beaumont, a.k.a. @GossiTheDog:

    That’s so, so true.

    A little translation, if I may: The Meltdown/Spectre problem was revealed by Google’s Project Zero and a group of Ph.D.s at the University of Graz. Burger King has a great explainer on Net Neutrality:

    Did I ever mention that Beaumont’s one of my favorite white hats?