Month: January 2018

Meltdown and Spectre response hampered by ‘exclusive club’ secrecy

The secrecy that still surrounds many details of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities caused problems, and continues to cause problems, according to speakers at the linux.conf.au open-source software conference in Sydney on Thursday. Information about newly-discovered software security vulnerabilities is normally kept under embargo until a fix is ready for […]