It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
AMD sued over Spectre exploits AMD sued over Spectre exploits
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

AMD sued over Spectre exploits
Thread Tools
Old 13th February 2018, 20:14   #1
[M] Reviewer
Stefan Mileschin's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Romania
Posts: 122,199
Stefan Mileschin Freshly Registered
Default AMD sued over Spectre exploits

It should not have spoken until it was certain

AMD has been sued by a company because of the way it handled the Spectre and Meltdown bugs.

It is not exactly because of the flaws, but because of the speed at which AMD said that it was not in trouble because its chips did not suffer from the bugs.

Rosen Law Firm is a global investor rights firm, where a class action lawsuit has been kicked off on "behalf of purchasers of the securities of Advanced Micro Devices". The lawsuit details:

"Defendants during the Class Period made materially false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) a fundamental security flaw in Advanced Micro's processor chips renders them susceptible to hacking; and (2) as a result, Advanced Micro's public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times. When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages".
Stefan Mileschin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DJI will pay you to find security exploits in its drones Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 29th August 2017 06:35
'Many' Android exploits in WikiLeaks CIA files are already fixed Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 13th March 2017 11:03
WikiLeaks says big tech companies will get CIA zero-day exploits first Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 13th March 2017 11:03
Apple says it's already patched 'many' Wikileaks iOS exploits Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 13th March 2017 09:50
Apple patches three zero-day exploits after activist is hacked Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 29th August 2016 07:00
Simple exploits use images to attack websites Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 6th May 2016 06:49
Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 31st January 2016 19:22
Kevin Mitnick will sell you security exploits, if you have $100,000 Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 25th September 2014 10:23
Windows 8 exploits found before official release Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 1st August 2012 09:56
IE exploits top web security threat list jmke WebNews 0 2nd November 2004 18:31

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 13:11.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO