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

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Re: Not only Chip Makers...

As much as I hate to defend JavaScript, it's not JavaScript, it's the browsers' JIT compilers.

One of the variants requires that compilers be changed and software recompiled, which means there's no real fix for malware written in assembler or someone still using an old compiler or software.

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