Intel Shares Details on New CPUs With Spectre, Meltdown Protections


By Eduard Kovacs

Intel announced on Thursday that patches designed to address the Spectre vulnerability are now available for all the affected CPUs released in the past five years, and shared more details on the future processors that will include protections against these types of attacks.

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich informed customers that the company has made available microcode updates for “100 percent” of the recent processors vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre attacks.

The company first released new firmware updates for its Skylake processors, then for Kaby Lake and Coffee Lake, and later for Broadwell …read more

Via:: Security Week