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Systems, Network, and Administration Podcast. Every week TechSNAP covers the stories that impact those of us in the tech industry, and all of us that follow it. Every episode we dedicate a portion of the show to answer audience questions, discuss best practices, and solving your problems.
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Episode 351: Performance Meltdown
The types of workloads that will see the largest performance impacts from Meltdown, tools to test yourself, and the outlook for 2018.
Plus a concince breakdown of Meltdown, Spectre, and side-channel attacks like only TechSNAP can.
Then we run through the timeline of events, and the scuttlebut of so called coordinated disclosure. We also discuss yet another security issue in macOS High Sierra, a backdoor in popular storage appliances, your questions, and more!Sponsored By:Ting: Save $25 off a device, or get $25 in service credits! Promo Code: Visit techsnap.ting.comiXSystems: Get a system purpose built for you. Promo Code: Tell them we sent you!Digital Ocean: Apply our promo snapocean after you create your account, and get a $10 credit. Promo Code: snapoceanLinks:Meltdown and Spectre — Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. The Meltdown and Spectre CPU Bugs, ExplainedHow we got to Spectre and Meltdown A Timeline My version of the timeline... — My version of the timeline on Spectre Meltdown. This post will be updated! If you want to add/correct something, please comment.How Tier 2 cloud vendors banded together to cope with Spectre and Meltdown | TechCrunch — Eventually six cloud providers — Scaleway, DigitalOcean, Packet, Vultr, Linode and OVH — formed a consortium of sorts to help one another and share information. In order to make the proce
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