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Security Linux News for Apr 22, 2009

  • Intel CPU cache poisoning: dangerously easy on Linux (Apr 22, 2009, 18:33)
    Network World: "Due to its simplicity, the odds are very high that this attack vector has been in use, even before this research published last month. Still, because this attack is so stealthy, we wouldn't necessarily have been able to detect it."

  • Microsoft: Internet, PCs Need New Security Model (Apr 22, 2009, 17:03)
    InternetNews: "At RSA, Scott Charney pitches the software giant's "Geneva" project -- and talks up hardware-based identity."
    (Here comes "Trusted Computing" again....ed.)

  • Botnet 'ensnares government PCs' (Apr 22, 2009, 14:03)
    BBC News: "All of the infected machines were Windows-based PCs and the vulnerability was targeting security holes in Internet Explorer and Firefox."