Scientists claim to have invented the unhackable processor

Scientists claim to have invented the unhackable processor

An intriguing paper published by researchers at the University of Michigan describes a new processor architecture capable of self-encryption that can fend off any hacks. A DARPA-supported project, the new chip design ...
Reconstructing a photo with Meltdown

Meltdown and Spectre fallout: patching problems persist

In the days since Meltdown and Spectre have been made public, we’ve tracked which elements of the design flaw, known as speculative execution, are vulnerable and how different vendors are handling the ...
Meltdown in Action: Dumping memory

Meltdown and Spectre: what you need to know

2018 gets off to a rough start as manufacturers and software vendors tackle a series of severe bugs called Meltdown and Spectre that affect all modern computers. Categories: Security world Tags: AMDARMIntelMeltdownmemoryprocessorSpectre ...

Two Major Security Issues Already Making Headlines in 2018

Welcome to 2018; we’re only three days into the new year and there are already two major security issues making headlines. First off, it’s been discovered that a design flaw in certain ...
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Sowbug Cyberespionage Group Hits South America, South Asia

Security researchers have identified a cyberespionage group that has been stealing data from policy and diplomatic organizations in South America and South Asia since at least 2015. “While cyberespionage attacks are often ...