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There is a hardware flaw in Intel processors leading to serious security issues. Intel CPUs could let attackers exploit security weaknesses and access security keys, passwords, and files cached from a disk. As this is a hardware issue, it is very difficult to correct. The flaw affects all operating systems and all devices using Intel chips. Major vendors are pushing emergency patches to try and avoid security issues. Unfortunately, these patches are a knee-jerk reaction and are causing issues with a lot of devices.
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