DARPA is looking to avoid another version of Meltdown or Spectre
The Pentagon's R&D wing has contracted Tortuga Logic to develop hardware security tools that use commercial testing platforms to catch vulnerabilities in computer chips.
Microsoft's Meltdown patches introduced a whole new vulnerability
The discovery is the latest twist in a monthslong saga around the disclosure of Meltdown and Spectre.
What's worse? The AMD chip flaws or the disclosure process?
A small company is reporting major vulnerabilities in AMD chips, yet the disclosure itself has sent security researchers into a frenzy.
Intel faces 32 class action suits stemming from Spectre and Meltdown
The company disputes the claims and says it is fighting all the lawsuits "vigorously."
Microsoft rushes Windows patch disabling Intel’s Spectre fixes due to instability
Social media is filled with reports of problems and time lost to the buggy patches.
Oracle issues patches for 10 'virtual machine escape' flaws in VirtualBox
The "easily exploitable" vulnerabilities allow a hacker to stage a "virtual machine escape" to attack the host operating system.