AMD confirms that its CPUs are exposed to all variants of Spectre - promises patches ASAP

Nicholas Fearn
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While AMD is affected by Spectre, the patches should have much less impact on performance than Intel's
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While AMD is affected by Spectre, the patches should have much less impact on performance than Intel's

No Meltdown at AMD, but company admits vulnerability to Spectre flaw

AMD has confirmed that its processors are exposed to both variants of the Spectre security flaw, but reiterated that its CPUs are immune to the Meltdown flaw that largely affects only Intel microprocessors...

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