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Invest Implications: 'Microprocessor Security Vulnerabilities Require Measured Mitigation Response'

Published: 29 January 2018

ID: G00352328

Analyst(s): Tim Mahon


Security vulnerabilities (such as Spectre and Meltdown) affected all modern microprocessor vendors and most computing devices. Although most microprocessor vendors are downplaying the financial impact, it is early in the mitigation process relative to lawsuits and future pricing concessions that may be required to appease unhappy customers.

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