PortSmash Hyper-Threading Vuln Steals Decrypt Keys

A new side-channel vulnerability has been found called PortSmash that uses a timing attack that to steal info from other processes running in the same CPU core with SMT/hyper-threading enabled. Utilizing this attack, researchers were able to steal the private decryption key from an OpenSSL thread running in the same core as … Continue reading PortSmash Hyper-Threading Vuln Steals Decrypt KeysRead More →