On Wednesday, 3 January 2018 12:55:54 UTC+1, stephen...@gmail.com wrote: > https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/02/intel_cpu_design_flaw/ > > http://pythonsweetness.tumblr.com/post/169166980422/the-mysterious-case-of-the-linux-page-table > > It seems as if Linux countermeasures will involve a significant rewrite aka. > FUCKWIT. > > Is this perhaps why there is no final 4.0 release?
I guess the good news is that this debacle is going to force hardware designers and OS developers (including Qubes) to work together on minimising the chances chip-level bugs like this. Also Intel, AMD, ARM & Co. will be 'motivated' to pay attention to hardware virtualisation security issues. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/10abb949-fd99-4b81-bb1b-51d1309adcfc%40googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.