ZDNet Australia: Microsoft, Linux Vendors Slow to Fix Flaw
May 27, 2005, 17:30 (10 Talkback[s])
"Operating system vendors were given two months notice before a
serious security flaw was made public but some have yet to resolve
the issue, a security researcher has claimed.
"Colin Percival detailed the vulnerability--which affects
versions of Intel's CPU that use a technology called
hyper-threading--at a conference on May 13..."