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Meltdown-Spectre: Malware is already being tested by attackers

"German antivirus testing firm AV-Test has identified 139 samples of malware that seem to be early attempts at exploiting the Meltdown and Spectre CPU bugs."

http://www.zdnet.com/article/meltdown-spectre-malware-is-already-being-tested-by-attackers/

Jackpotting cyberattack hits US, forces ATMs to spit out money for hackers

"ATM manufacturers Diebold Nixdorf Inc and NCR Corp have confirmed that they notified clients of the spread of jackpotting, a hack that empties ATMs of cash, into the United States."

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/jackpotting-cyberattack-hits-us-forces-atms-to-spit-out-money-for-hackers/

All computers are flawed -- and the fix will take years

"All the world's computers are flawed, and companies are fumbling with fixes. It will take years until the issue is fully sorted out."

http://money.cnn.com/2018/01/26/technology/intel-chip-flaws-response-future-bugs/index.html

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