Reply to post: Re: Remove high accuracy timers?

Thought you'd addressed those data-leaking Spectre holes on Linux? Guess again. The patches aren't perfect

Claptrap314 Silver badge

Re: Remove high accuracy timers?

Hand-tuning individual timers from outside the process is at best blindfolded whack-a-mole. Whenever you think of a mitigation, assume that the attacker knows about it, and then ask yourself what an attacker could to to bypass it.

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