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Hawk:
Anyone else heard about this?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/02/intel_cpu_design_flaw/

Here's another link that AMD users might be interested in.

https://hothardware.com/news/intel-cpu-bug-kernel-memory-isolation-linux-windows-macos

It talks about AMD near the end.

HappyBubu:
"A spokesperson for Intel was not available for comment". What a surprise  :o
I just don't understand why they want to force the patch on AMD processors too. It doesn't explain much about this point in the article

Hawk:

--- Quote from: HappyBubu on January 03, 2018, 07:13:40 AM ---I just don't understand why they want to force the patch on AMD processors too. It doesn't explain much about this point in the article

--- End quote ---

That probably comes from the corporate type mindset of: We better cover our butt, just in case.

RedKetchup:
i am happy to have a Ryzen :)

Hawk:
My processor is an old Athlon 64 X2 4600+.

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