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

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Re: Just kill ALL code in a browser.

And TrueType fonts, which execute on a turing-complete VM with branches, loops, and variables.

And WOFF webfonts, which can contain TrueType, OpenType, or PostScript fonts - the latter being a complete language.

And PDF, which is basically PostScript with embedded TrueType fonts, JS scripts, JPEG and TIFF images - all fertile ground for exploits.

We are screwed.

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