Intel Chip Flaw Proves Unfixable Despite Patches

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  1. mood

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    Intel Chip Flaw Proves Unfixable Despite Patches
    An error in chipset read-only memory (ROM) could allow attackers to compromise platform encryption keys and steal sensitive information
    March 5, 2020

    https://www.fool.com/investing/2020/03/05/intel-chip-flaw-unfixable-despite-patches.aspx
    Positive Technologies: Unfixable vulnerability in Intel chipsets threatens users and content rightsholders
    Positive Technologies: Intel x86 Root of Trust: loss of trust
     
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    New Intel chip flaw threatens encryption, but Macs are safe
    March 6, 2020
    https://appleinsider.com/articles/2...p-flaw-threatens-encryption-but-macs-are-safe
     
  3. mirimir

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    That's a good thing, right?
     
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