By: Laura Reeve, Mariana Dematte, Gaspard Etienne, Chloe Kaubisch

Boston University CS558 Security News Project

MDS vunerability logos
MDS vunerability logos

In May, Intel informed the public about a new class of vulnerabilities called Microarchitecture Data Sampling (MDS), and released a patch for those who affected by it. However, later in the same year Intel has come under fire for releasing a new patch for the same vulnerabilities that they claimed to have mitigated months ago. The story includes a few different research groups, each that discovered one category of MDS vulnerabilities and disclosed to Intel. …

Gaspard Michel Etienne

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store