AMD Says Patches Coming Soon for Chip Vulnerabilities

By Mike Lennon

AMD Chip Vulnerabilities to be Addressed Through BIOS Updates – No Performance Impact Expected

After investigating recent claims from a security firm that its processors are affected by more than a dozen serious vulnerabilities, chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) on Tuesday said patches are coming to address several security flaws in its chips.

In its first public update after the surprise disclosure of the vulnerabilities by Israeli-based security firm CTS Labs, AMD said the issues are associated with the firmware managing …read more

Via:: Security Week