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Re: Kernel for Spectre and Meltdown




On Mon, Jan 29, 2018 at 02:28:06PM +0100, deloptes wrote:

> My conclusion to this Spectre and Meltdown hysteria is, that a single
> machine in a secure environment is not exactly endangered.
> People should better take care of their mobile devices, especially phones
> and tablets, where you need neither Spectre nor Meltdown to compromise.

Be fair: you also don't need Spectre or Meldtdown to compromise Linux-based
computers.  Somethings as simple as going a week between installing security
upgrades can do it.
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