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Quote: Originally Posted by Defoler View Post
Why they couldn't make it happen in AMD or ARM, is because they couldn't distinguish the little spikes in read that say whether a virtual page was sitting on two physical pages.
It's like intel is driving a slammed low-rider and AMD has their super-swamper'ed CJ7 out and the vulnerability can only detect when they hit a bump in the road.

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