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Security researchers are sounding the alarm on a vulnerability present in practically every processor Intel has released in the past five years. According to the researchers, the vulnerability is "impossible to fix" and "jeopardizes everything Intel has done to build the root of trust and lay a solid security foundation on the company's platforms." In other words, it's a bit o a big deal, as far as the researchers are concerned. It's entirely separate from the side-channel exploits that made headlines since the initial Spectre and Meltdown disclosure. Researches at Positive Technologies describe the flaw as an "error in Intel hardware," as well as in the company's Converged Security and Management... Read more...