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Archive of posts tagged: Security
Reflections on trusting SGX

Reflections on trusting SGX

The security community will remember the year of 2018 as the year of speculative execution attacks.  Meltdown and Spectre, the recent Foreshadow (L1TF in Intel’s terminology), and their variants demonstrate how the immense processor design complexity, perpetual...