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It gets worse: Microsoft’s Spectre-fixer wrecks some AMD PCs

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Exactly which AMD processors are getting hosed?

"KB4056892 is not your friend if you run an Athlon"

I have an AMD Phenom II X4 945 processor that's about 10-12 years old. The Windows update that Microsoft is offering me is KB4056894. I'm wondering if this processor is Athlon-related and whether this update is safe.

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