Reply to post: Re: Blues of Computing

IBM Power9 processors beset by Cardiac Osprey data-leaking flaw as Spectre still haunts speculative chips

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Re: Blues of Computing

Unfortunately people seem to "realise" every 10 years and then forget again. There were a whole bunch of timing attacks against RSA processing in the early 2000s. All variants of "this takes longer to process/causes more cache swaps"...

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