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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-02-2019, 07:40 AM - Thread Starter
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Info in Spectre/Meltdown?

I dont know much about spectre/meltdown beside being a threat. Should i be worried about my new intel system (i7 8750b) or in general?

I once saw a linus tech tips video saying every windows system is vulnerable and you may have it without knowing it. My questions

-How can you be infected
-How to protect
-Can you disgnose it or is this invisible
-What are the consequences. Previous article mentioned a 5-30% decrease of cpu power

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-06-2019, 09:23 AM
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Hi,
Meltdown is more plausible and windows updates is taking care of that
Along with other updates for spectre... so neither are worth the thought process

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