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Aug 09, 2018
Samsung's Galaxy S7 contains a security flaw making it vulnerable to hackingThe Galaxy S7 is currently used by some 30 million people, according to research firm Strategy Analytics.
Aug 08, 2018
Samsung Galaxy S7 devices are vulnerable to cyber attack, indicates researchThe Galaxy S7 and other smartphones made by Samsung were thought to be immune to Meltdown.
Jun 26, 2018
TLBleed joins Spectre and Meltdown as yet another major CPU flaw to worry aboutTLBleed could, in theory, be used to undermine the security of functions like banking transactions.
May 04, 2018
Eight new flaws which resemble Meltdown and Spectre have been found in computer processors: ReportThe magazine, called c’t, said it was aware of Intel Corp’s plans to patch the flaws, adding that some chips designed by ARM Holdings, a unit of Japan’s Softbank, might be affected
Apr 04, 2018
Intel will not fix Spectre v2 vulnerabilities in a number of older CPU models because it's impractical to do soIntel has developed patches for previously unpatched CPUs that include the Westmere, Lynnfield, Nehalem, Arrandale, and Clarkdale families.
Mar 31, 2018
Microsoft issues new security patch to fix the 'Meltdown' vulnerability found in chipsets by Intel and other chip-makersAfter chip-maker Intel confirmed a potential security flaw in its chips, Microsoft issued emergency updates to supported versions of Windows in January.
Mar 30, 2018
Microsoft has fixed the Meltdown bug with a patch in its latest emergency security update for Windows 7 and Server 2008It is quite odd to see a patch being released for a patch that was released in March to fix the original patch that was released in January and February.
Mar 14, 2018
Security researchers have discovered security flaws in AMD chipsets, impact could be worse than Meltdown and SpectreAnalysts at the security firm enSilo said the AMD flaws could be worse than those affecting Intel chips.
Feb 23, 2018
Intel failed to inform US cyber officials about Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities until it got leaked to the publicOfficials claimed the government was not informed of the flaws before they became public because the flaws potentially held national security implications.
Feb 17, 2018
Intel faces 32 lawsuits over recently-disclosed Meltdown and Spectre CPU security flawsIntel said in a regulatory filing it was not able to estimate the potential losses that may arise out of the lawsuits.