Eduard Kovacs for Security Week: Malware Exploiting Spectre, Meltdown Flaws Emerges.
Researchers have discovered more than 130 malware samples designed to exploit the recently disclosed Spectre and Meltdown CPU vulnerabilities. While a majority of the samples appear to be in the testing phase, we could soon start seeing attacks.
Information from AV-Test regarding samples received from various sources (researchers, testers, security companies): the samples cover a range of platforms, not just Windows.
This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog post authored by DHarley. Read the original post at: The AVIEN Blog