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

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Not only Chip Makers...

"On Tuesday, we warned that a blueprint blunder in Intel's CPUs could allow applications, malware, and **JavaScript** running in web browsers"...

You could argue it's not only the chip designers that have messed this up, you can leverage JavaScript to exploit this? That wonderfully high level, secure, scripted, sandboxed scripting language? :(

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