1. plat1098

    Security Alert New Intel CPU Vulnerability Code-Named "Plundervolt"

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  2. CyberTech

    AMD AMD Outsells Intel in Korea for First Time in History, Doubles Sales in Europe

    More information https://wccftech.com/amd-outsells-intel-in-korea-for-first-time-in-history-doubles-sales-in-europe/
  3. DeepWeb

    Security Alert ChromeOS 74 disables Hyper-Threading for security by default

    Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) refers to a set of speculative execution side-channel vulnerabilities which potentially allow results from previous execution on a core to be observed across security boundaries via microarchitectural state, on certain Intel CPUs outlined in an Intel...
  4. CyberTech

    Intel Intel shows off designs for its discrete graphics card due in 2020

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    Intel Windows Modern Drivers for Windows 10 (November 2018)

    Introduction of Windows Modern Drivers for Intel Products What is changing? Microsoft is changing the way that hardware drivers work on the Universal Windows Platform (UWP), Windows® 10 (and later), and Microsoft Windows* Server 2019 (and later). Hardware running on these operating systems can...
  6. yitworths

    Security Alert Update Mechanism Flaws Allow Remote Attacks on UEFI Firmware

    The glitch stems from a functionality intended to allow updates to the UEFI firmware. Las Vegas – Researchers said they found buffer overflow flaws in the firmware for ASRock and ASUS, potentially enabling bad actors to remotely launch man-in-the-middle attacks. The findings, presented at...
  7. Daniel Keller

    Security Alert Spectre Next Generation

    German C't Magazine reveals 8 new spectre like Security holes in INTEL CPU. Super-GAU für Intel: Weitere Spectre-Lücken im Anflug Google Translate (english): Google Translate
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    Intel reveals Silicon-level Security Technologies; TDT and Security Essentials

    Intel: https://newsroom.intel.com/editorials/securing-digital-world-intel-announces-silicon-level-security-technologies-industry-adoption-rsa-2018/ Video demo: Intel® Threat Detection Technology (Intel® TDT) Brief: Intel® Security Essentials Root of Trust Hardware Security
  9. CyberTech

    Intel brings Core i9 to laptops, announcing new H-series, U-series, and desktop chips

    Up until now, Intel has been revealing its eighth-generation Core processors at a slow but steady pace. It started with the U-series last August, which are now quad-core, whereas they've previously been dual-core. In October, it announced new desktop chips that are hexa-core instead of...
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    Apple Apple to switch-out Intel for their own in-house chips for Macs

    Source: Apple Plans to Use Its Own Chips in Macs From 2020, Replacing Intel Codename: Kalamata "Apple is planning to use its own chips in Mac computers beginning as early as 2020, replacing processors from Intel, according to people familiar with the plans, Bloomberg News’ Ian King and Mark...
  11. CyberTech

    Intel to fix Meltdown and Spectre in new chips; releasing code for older processors

    At the beginning of the year, vulnerabilities in all modern CPUs were found, called Meltdown and Spectre. They're serious security flaws, and they can't really be fixed completely. In fact, it's something of a nightmare for companies like Intel, but the good news is that the firm isn't trying to...
  12. upnorth

    32 Lawsuits Against Intel Over Spectre and Meltdown

    Quote : " In its annual SEC filing, Intel has revealed that it's facing 32 lawsuits over the Spectre and Meltdown attacks on its processors. While the Spectre problem is a near-universal issue faced by modern processors, the Meltdown attack is specific to processors from Intel and Apple, along...
  13. frogboy

    Intel Fixes 9-Year-Old CPU Flaw That Allows Remote Code Execution

    Intel's security team released a series of patches yesterday that fix a remote code execution (RCE) bug found in the Intel Management Engine (ME). The RCE bug affects Intel ME technologies such as Intel Active Management Technology (AMT), Intel Standard Manageability (ISM), and Intel Small...
  14. Dima007

    Intel to buy Mobileye for $14-$15 billion: Israeli media report

    U.S. chip giant Intel (INTC.O) has agreed to buy Israeli technology firm Mobileye (MBLY.N) for $14-$15 billion, according to TheMarker, an Israeli financial newspaper. The companies will announce the acquisition, the largest ever for an Israeli high-tech company, later on Monday, TheMarker...
  15. Kuttz

    AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Processor Tested And Pictured – Blows Away Intel’s $1000 Core i7-5960X

    Here’s the Ryzen 7 1700X CPU up close: and here’s the pin layout of the Ryzen 7 1700X CPU (right): Starting with Physics score in Fire Strike Performance preset, oh look it’s almost identical to what we posted.. The CPU-Z screenshot confirms the codename, 3500 MHz clock speed, and 2132 MHz...
  16. Wingman

    Intel Security Launches ‘Threat Landscape Dashboard’

    Intel Security Threat Landscape Dashboard +1 for intel- Great initiative
  17. TheBlue262

    i3-6100 vs i5-6500

    I'm building a gaming pc and I have some questions about the cpu. The Operating Frequency for the 6100 is 3.7GHz but the 6500 is 3.2GHz. Does this mean the 6100 would be better for gaming? Also, the i5 6500 has a Turbo Speed of 3.6GHz. What does this mean? (I'm new with this so I'm sorry if I...