Meltdown and Spectre: what we know about the vulnerabilities in CPUs?

In the last hours, the vulnerabilities of the CPU have had a great prominence even in the non-specialized press. So, I think that would be useful trying to summarize the situation in a simple way. Background Google’s Project Zero releases three vulnerabilities which affect the ‘speculative execution’ technique utilized by …

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