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Oracle Patches Spectre for Red Hat

Mar 17, 2018, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])

Red Hat's Spectre remediation currently requires new microcode for a complete fix, which leaves most x86 processors vulnerable as they lack this update. Oracle has released new retpoline kernels which completely remediate Meltdown and Spectre on all compatible CPUs, which I install and test on CentOS here.

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