MDS Tool (vulnerability checker)

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MDS Tool (vulnerability checker)

#1 Post by Midas » Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:05 am

In the time of COVID-19, modern day hardware also has more holes than the proverbial sieve: here's two links regarding MDS Tool, a piece of software intended to show you what vulnerabilities are outstanding in your Windows PC, brought to us courtesy of our old Martin Brinkmann, the man behind Ghacks.net.

Microarchitectural Data Sampling: attacks on the newly-disclosed "MDS" hardware vulnerabilities in Intel CPUs.


Ghacks.net explainer:
www.ghacks.net /2019/05/15/mds-tool-find-out-if-you-are-vulnerable-to-microarchitectural-data-sampling-attacks-mds/

In a nutshell, each and everyone is vulnerable. :dizzy_face:

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