Reply to post: Re: Don't panic, "No exploit code has been released."

Hate to ruin your day, but... Boffins cook up fresh Meltdown, Spectre CPU design flaw exploits

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Re: Don't panic, "No exploit code has been released."

"Y2K could have been a big problem except for the years of effort that went into rewriting and testing a whole bunch of code all over the world."

Perhaps one outcome of this would be a few man-years of effort in trimming bloat to mitigate the performance loss in mitigating meltdown.

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