New inputs show that Intel notified US government officials of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities after it was publicly announced, six months after Google’s Project Zero first spotted the flaws.
Apple iPhones for 2018 will switch entirely to Intel for the baseband chips, and the company will not consider Qualcomm as a possible supplier, according to a new report from KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo.
In an attempt to commercialise its own smart glasses, Intel might be ready to sell a majority stake in its augmented reality division, which is estimated at $350 billion
Samsung Electronic’s recent results made it the world’s largest chip manufacturer, a crown held by Intel since 1992.
Microsoft has released a security patch against the Spectre vulenerability, as it was found that Intel’s chips have a microcode that increases rebooting, and creates data corruption.
Despite the Meltdown and Spectre chip vulnerbilities hitting PCs running on its chips, Intel’s sales and forecasts showed that the flaws had little effects on sales.
Intel’s solution for the Meltdown and Spectre security flaws: Company has now asked customers to stop using these as it can lead to high number of reboots and unexpected system behaviour.
Intel has said that the security patches to the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities were causing the company’s newer chips to reboot more often than usual.
Introduced a Customer Experience Centre based on Intel technology, HP Enterprises looks to expand its Internet of Things offerings.
Intel’s Active Management Technology has a security flaw, says a Finnish cyber firm, which claimed it was able to hack through it in seconds.
Intel has reported that the security patches released for its chips could make older processors reboot more often than usual.
Advanced Micro Devices Inc said on Thursday its microprocessors are susceptible to both variants of the Spectre security flaw, days after saying its risk for one of them was “near zero”.
Meltdown, Spectre chip security flaw: Intel trying to defuse concern that fixes to widespread chip security vulnerabilities will slow computers, released test results showing that personal computers won’t be affected much.
Cloud centres running on Intel-based systems are looking to other chipmakers to build new infrastructure, following the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities.
Virtual reality will get a big-ticket boost as Intel partners with the Winter Olympics, to provide VR-enabled coverage.