Serious CPU Vulnerabilities Named Meltdown and Spectre affecting PCs, mobile devices, and in the cloud


A password theft bug that was originally reported to affect Intel processors appears to have a wider reach. Now, it seems It could also affect other processors, and PCs, smartphones, and even cloud computing environments.

The industry is rushing to issue fixes, and some are already out there.

It so serious that the vulnerabilitries are now named Meltdown and Spectre.