Reply to post: Re: Non-cacheable data on x86-64 ?

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

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Re: Non-cacheable data on x86-64 ?

Intel's particular vuln occurred because they effectively allowed kernel memory to be cached in user-translatable memory. This doesn't have anything to do with physical cacheability.

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