Windows 10 gets silent security patch to deal with SWAPGS vulnerability

Windows 10 gets silent security patch to deal…

[ad_1] Windows PCs with Intel and AMD chips might be vulnerable again, as Spectre returns after almost a year.New SWAPGS vulnerability bypasses previous mitigationsThis time, the designated CVE-2019-1125 issue similar to Spectre and Meltdown is…

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Systems Using Intel Processors Vulnerable To SWAPGS Attack…

[ad_1] A speculative execution vulnerability has been discovered by BitDefender researchers in systems running Intel modems built since 2012.SWAPGS vulnerability allows a malware-ridden program to access the computer’s kernel memory. This, in turn, allows the…

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Spectre, Meltdown Patches Won’t Fix New ‘SwapGS’ Intel…

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS—A new chip-level vulnerability that affects all current Intel processors, dubbed SwapGS, gives attackers "a method to access all information in the operating system kernel memory," security giant Bitdefender revealed here at Black…

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SWAPGS Vulnerability in Modern CPUs Fixed in Windows,…

[ad_1] At BlackHat today, Bitdefender disclosed a new variant of the Spectre 1 speculative execution side channel vulnerabilities that could allow a malicious program to access and read the contents of privileged memory in an operating system. This…

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SWAPGS Vulnerability in Modern CPUs Fixed in Windows,…

[ad_1] Both Microsoft and Redhat have released advisories about a new variant of the Spectre 1 speculative execution side channel vulnerabilities that could allow a malicious program to access and read the contents of privileged memory in an operating…