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ExtremeTech
Windows 10 booms as PC sales collapse Ever since Windows 95 launched, PC manufacturers have looked to new operating
Windows 10 booms as PC sales collapse
ExtremeTech / Posted 8 days ago
Ever since Windows 95 launched, PC manufacturers have looked to new operating systems from Microsoft as a way to boost sales. Microsoft’s OS launches often have a push/pull effect on the market; the company’s... Read more
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ExtremeTech
IDF 2015: Intel unveils Skylake’s new GPU architecture At IDF this week, Intel shared some of the architectural details for Skylake
IDF 2015: Intel unveils Skylake’s new GPU architecture
ExtremeTech / Posted 14 days ago
At IDF this week, Intel shared some of the architectural details for Skylake that were missing from the initial launch. While not a complete disclosure, we now have a better picture of what the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Being sent a video like this is every mother's nightmareA terrified mum feared her 14-year-old daughter was dead after she was sent a v
Being sent a video like this is every mother's nightmare
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
A terrified mum feared her 14-year-old daughter was dead after she was sent a video of the youngster being attacked. Her mum, Stephanie Jones, said someone had filmed the attack and sent it to her, reports Wales Online. Ms Jones said: “Some boy... Read more
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walesonline
Terrified mum sent mobile phone video of her 14-old daughter being attackedA terrified mum feared her 14-year-old daughter was dead after she was sent a v
Terrified mum sent mobile phone video of her 14-old daughter being attacked
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
A terrified mum feared her 14-year-old daughter was dead after she was sent a video of her being attacked. Chelsea Duffy was taken to hospital with concussion after the incident. Her mum, Stephanie Jones, said someone had filmed the attack and sent... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Ten scary hacks I saw at Black Hat and DEF CONSecurity researchers and hackers gathered in Las Vegas over the past week to sh
Ten scary hacks I saw at Black Hat and DEF CON
Computer World Australia / Posted 23 days ago
Security researchers and hackers gathered in Las Vegas over the past week to show off and learn about the latest vulnerabilities that affect devices and software that the world relies on every day. Black Hat and DEF CON, the world's top security... Read more
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PC Advisor
Ten scary hacks I saw at Black Hat and DEF CONSecurity researchers and hackers gathered in Las Vegas over the past week to sh
Ten scary hacks I saw at Black Hat and DEF CON
PC Advisor / Posted 23 days ago
Security researchers and hackers gathered in Las Vegas over the past week to show off and learn about the latest vulnerabilities that affect devices and software that the world relies on every day. Black Hat and DEF CON, the world's top security... Read more
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iTNews
Rootkit hole left in Intel processors for 16 yearsMemory sinkhole leaves older chips permanently vulnerable. Intel processors ma
Rootkit hole left in Intel processors for 16 years
iTNews / Posted 23 days ago
Memory sinkhole leaves older chips permanently vulnerable. Intel processors made between 1995 and 2011 contain a serious design flaw that could be used to install invisible rootkits, a researcher has discovered. According to Christopher Domas, a... Read more
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The Register
Intel left a fascinating security flaw in its chips for 16 years – here's how to exploit itBlack Hat In-Depth A design flaw in Intel's processors can be exploited to inst
Intel left a fascinating security flaw in its chips for 16 years – here's how to exploit it
The Register / Posted 24 days ago
Black Hat In-Depth A design flaw in Intel's processors can be exploited to install malware beneath operating systems and antivirus – making it tough to detect and remove. "It's a forgotten patch to a forgotten problem, but opens up an incredible... Read more
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Engadget
Old Intel chips are vulnerable to a fresh security flawIf you have an old, Intel-based computer hanging around, you might want to get
Old Intel chips are vulnerable to a fresh security flaw
Engadget / Posted 27 days ago
If you have an old, Intel-based computer hanging around, you might want to get rid of it post-haste. Security researcher Chris Domas has discovered a vulnerability in the x86 architecture of Intel processors made between 1997 and 2010 (pre-Sandy... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Intel unveils Skylake processors Chipset maker Intel is famous for its “tick-tock” release of computer process
Intel unveils Skylake processors
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Chipset maker Intel is famous for its “tick-tock” release of computer processors. A “tick” is when it produces a processor with an even smaller component size than before. A “tock” means major microarchitectural... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Intel launches new Skylake Core i7-6700K and Core i5-6600K processorsShare This article Intel’s Skylake is officially debuting today, just months a
Intel launches new Skylake Core i7-6700K and Core i5-6600K processors
ExtremeTech / Posted 30 days ago
Share This article Intel’s Skylake is officially debuting today, just months after the company launched new high-end desktop Broadwell chips. It’s been more than two years since Intel launched a new desktop architecture, and over a year since the... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Rowhammer: A new JavaScript attack that targets DRAMShare This article Most of the security flaws and problems that get attention
Rowhammer: A new JavaScript attack that targets DRAM
ExtremeTech / Posted a month ago
Share This article Most of the security flaws and problems that get attention in the community are fundamentally software-based. It’s not impossible to find a hardware bug or errata to target, but such attacks are typically an order of magnitude... Read more

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