New Side-Channel Attack Targets Intel CPU Ring Interconnect

A team of researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has published a paper detailing a new side-channel attack method that can be launched against devices with Intel CPUs. Following the disclosure of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities back in January 2018, researchers have increasingly focused on finding CPU side-channel attack methods — and in many cases they have been successful.

Link: New Side-Channel Attack Targets Intel CPU Ring Interconnect
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