NetCat attack (CVE-2019-11184): steal encrypted SSH keystrokes exploiting DDIO

Intel chipset can be exploited to sniff SSH passwords as they’re typed over the network. In 2011, Intel introduced a feature called Data-Direct I/O (DDIO) its server processors that allowed network cards and other peripherals to connect directly to a CPU’s last-level cache, increasing input/output bandwidth and reducing latency and power consumption. Data-Direct I/O (DDIO) […]

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