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  • Foreshadow/L1TF: Another highly publicized Intel flaw, complete with its own web site and logo

    Posted on August 14th, 2018 at 15:46 woody Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

    You’re going to see a whole bunch of explainers about this, yet another Meltdown/Spectre-class vulnerability in Intel processors.

    Intel’s FAQ lists just about every Intel processor.

    Microsoft’s FAQ explains how L1TF works.

    And, yes, Foreshadow has its own web site. With a free-to-use high quality logo.

    Let’s see if we get another crazy round of claims and patches — more sound and fury directed at a potential attack that, while real, hasn’t yet hit the fan.

    You can tell it’s a co-ordinated disclosure because it was announced immediately after the Patch Tuesday releases.