FAQ – Meltdown & Spectre

Spectre & Meltdown FAQ What are Spectre and Meltdown? Spectre and Meltdown are hardware vulnerabilities that allow an attacker running unprivileged code to read from privileged memory. For example, it allows a user-mode program such as notepad to read entire kernel memory. An attacker can leverage this as part of a privilege escalation attack or … Continue reading FAQ – Meltdown & Spectre