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Old 01-17-2018, 01:17 PM   #1
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AMD/Intel Get Hit Class Action Law Suits For Spectre Vulnerabilities

AMD Hit With 2 Class Action Lawsuits On Spectre Vulnerability Statements
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Old 01-17-2018, 01:27 PM   #2
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Re: AMD/Intel Get Hit Class Action Law Suits For Spectre Vulnerabilities

Where do I sign up, I guess I should read the link...lol
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Old 01-17-2018, 01:45 PM   #3
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Re: AMD/Intel Get Hit Class Action Law Suits For Spectre Vulnerabilities

Yeah, AMD not vulnerable to varient 3 bug due to architectural differences. They did not have the advanced features to begin with LOL. AMD and it's fanboys are touting this failure on Intels part.
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Old 01-17-2018, 03:03 PM   #4
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Re: AMD/Intel Get Hit Class Action Law Suits For Spectre Vulnerabilities

Here's a tool to see if your protected from the 2 bugs, comes from Steve Gibson...I ran it and I'm safe from meltdown but not from Spectre.

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Old 01-17-2018, 05:51 PM   #5
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Re: AMD/Intel Get Hit Class Action Law Suits For Spectre Vulnerabilities

Is that because you have the patch?
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Old 01-17-2018, 08:20 PM   #6
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Re: AMD/Intel Get Hit Class Action Law Suits For Spectre Vulnerabilities

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Is that because you have the patch?
Yes the patch took care of meltdown, you need a bios update to take care of Spectre!
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Old 01-17-2018, 08:29 PM   #7
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Well I am sure MS will patch it for me then. Not to rushed to update my BIOS.
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