AMD Chipset Vulnerability Leaks Passwords, Fix Available

AMD has disclosed details of a chipset vulnerability that can allow unprivileged users to read and dump certain types of memory pages in Windows. This technique allows an attacker to steal passwords or activate other types of attacks, including bypassing standard mitigations of KASLR exploitation (aka Specter and Meltdown) (via …

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Remote work could have a lasting impact on coastal communities – Boston News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and Boston’s Best

Worcester police officer vindicated in deadly Phet Gouvonvong shooting, prosecutor saysInvestigators said Worcester Police Officer Paul Cyr would not face charges in the shooting of Phet Gouvonvong, 31. 6 hours ago 4 Your community: Big Sister BostonBig Sister Boston will pay homage to supporters and celebrate the life-changing friendships between …

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The trend towards remote work should help free up vacant office space for housing, but water is a barrier. | Local News

As the Covid-19 pandemic spreads across the United States, businesses continue to adapt, and at least one trend appears to be becoming permanent: Many employees will continue to work remotely. This will likely further reduce local demand for office space, which, even before the pandemic, was already plentiful: Unlike housing, …

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