AMD has published a press announcement on Thursday to inform its customers that it released patches for two variants of the Spectre security vulnerability disclosed to the public earlier this month.

Last week, several security researchers from Google Project Zero, Graz University of Technology, Cyberus Technology, and others, have publicly disclosed what it would appear to be the worse chip flaws in the history of computing. Dubbed Meltdown and Spectre, these critical security vulnerabilities affect billions of devices by allowing unprivileged attackers to steal sensitive data from memory.

All devices running modern processors released in the past two decades are affected by these two hardware bugs that shouldn’t be there in the first place. They put numerous devices powered by processors from Intel, AMD, and ARM at…

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