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post #14 of (permalink) Old 03-05-2019, 11:34 AM
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All of this stuff is way over my head. Is it just luck that AMD has been dodging these security bullets or do they have a better understanding of security holes than Intel?
Well basically, could be.
Maybe AMD do the virtual page read on two physical ones at the same time. Maybe they don’t store a virtual page on two physical ones.
And that was tested on bulldozer, so it’s interesting to see if zen does the same or vulnerable like intel.

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