January 4, 2018

NOT good, not good at all - Meltdown allows an adversary who can run code on the vulnerable processor to obtain a dump of the entire kernel address space, including any mapped physical memory. The root cause of the simplicity and strength of Meltdown are side effects caused by out-of-order execution.”


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My camera, Nikon D700, is 10 years old this year. The price of a used D700 is still about 1/8 of a new D850 … kind of impressed
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Reading about Meltdown & Spectre (haven’t had the time to understand the details yet) but OUCH, this is going to hurt.