2018 started off with almost all PC/laptop and smartphone users staring at the CPU flaws called Meltdown and Spectre. While ARM is issuing patches for smartphone CPUs, patching Intel processors is a tricky business. However, Intel has announced that its next batch of 2018 9th-generation Ice Lake CPUs will have Meltdown and Spectre patch. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich confirmed that Intel is currently working on silicon-based changes for upcoming products that will address the problems of Meltdown and Spectre.
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