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Meltdown, Spectre: The password theft bugs at the heart of Intel CPUs

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Re: Error in article

Also grouping two variants under one name allows Intel PR to work their magic and claim others are affected by the same thing too.

Well some AMD CPUs are affected in a non-standard kernel.configuration but the fix for that variant doesn't slow down kernel system calls as much.

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