New RIDL vulnerability hits Intel - Advises Disabling Hyper-Threading Below 8th, 9th Gen CPUs

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  1. Apparatus

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    and I get this :

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    Is there anything I can do ?
     
  2. airbud7

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    Just give me your 7700k and move to AMD .....you will be much safer that way!...no telling when they might attack!
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    I would love to be the first person on earth to be affected by meltdown/spectre....I would be famous and make Front Page News everywhere!

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    No one ever said it did, but thanks anyways for trying to imply that.
     

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    that's old and is related to the ARM cortex PSP co-processor, it should not affect the x86 CPU performance. Should be already patched by most MB vendors witha firmware update.
     
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    Oh dear, need to testmy main PC oO 5820K gonna be red everywherelol
     
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    I'd rather avoid those fixes related slowdowns and just stay safe online.
     
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    That's accomplished by being offline.
     

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