Those who discovered the attacks include researchers from the Austrian university TU Graz, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the University of MI, the University of Adelaide, KU Leuven in Belgium, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Saarland University in Germany and Cyberus, BitDefender, Qihoo360 and Oracle, Wired says. It is this process that the bug exploits to let data bleed across boundary walls.
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"Ever since Meltdown/Spectre, if not before, researchers have been going over every micro-architectural enhancement from the past 40 years and assessing them as side-channel targets", said Joe FitzPatrick, an instructor and researcher at SecuringHardware.com, a training site. Odds are we will be fixing a number of small things in this area for the next few weeks as things shake out on real hardware and workloads. Like Meltdown and Spectre, ZombieLoad is only thought to affect Intel processors, so devices running on AMD or ARM processors (such as smartphones and tablets) shouldn't be vulnerable. This would be a drastic step to take for ordinary consumers, but enterprise and datacentre customers with lots of sensitive information stored may want to consider it, although it will come at the cost of performance. In Intel's own words, four processor architecture features (Store buffers, Load ports, Fill buffers, and Uncacheable memory) on processors which utilise speculative execution "may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable information disclosure via a side channel with local access".
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Of course, hackers need to have some way to run code on a targeted machine before the MDS vulnerabilities can be exploited so their severity might not be relevant to people who keep their PC under lock and key.
The video above shows "how an attacker can monitor the websites the victim is visiting despite using the privacy-protecting Tor browser in a virtual machine".
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