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    Serious Intel CPU Flaw (with Virtual Memory); Can't be fixed Microcode update.

    This will likely slow down things by double digit percentages.

    https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/0...u_design_flaw/

    According to GrSec, the patches make some(?) intel processors 50% slower:

    https://twitter.com/grsecurity/statu...70302286172160

    PgSQL reports with the patches, it's 23% slower:

    https://www.postgresql.org/message-i...p3.anarazel.de


    AMD appears to be Immune from it(!!)

    https://lkml.org/lkml/2017/12/27/2
    Last edited by Monkburger; 01-02-2018 at 11:29 PM.

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    Consolidated thread for this topic here:
    https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthrea...Intel-ARM-CPUs
    Last edited by xeromist; 01-06-2018 at 12:18 AM.
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