Researchers find new Spectre-like critical vulnerabilities in Intel processors

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Security researchers have found 8 new vulnerabilities in Intel processors. The vulnerabilities are potentially worse than the well known Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities that were discovered about 5 months ago. Of the vulnerabilities 4 are marked as ‘critical’ and the other 4 as ‘medium’. They go by the name Spectre Next Generation (NG) for now.