"The researchers have named their attack NetCAT, short for Network Cache ATtack"
Seriously, netcat? I guess what they say about the two hardest problems in computer science is true... #infosec https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/09/weakness-in-intel-chips-lets-researchers-steal-encrypted-ssh-keystrokes/
I have to say, I find the attack much more mind-blowing than the name. 🤯
Intel CPUs are so broken.
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@kyle these days, how bad an exploit is doesn't matter, only how fancy the name is, like meltdown and spectre.