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CVE-2018-5407 Detail

Description

Simultaneous Multi-threading (SMT) in processors can enable local users to exploit software vulnerable to timing attacks via a side-channel timing attack on 'port contention'.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/15/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105897
https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/1060.pdf
https://github.com/bbbrumley/portsmash
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/11/msg00024.html
https://nodejs.org/en/blog/vulnerability/november-2018-security-releases/
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20181126-0001/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3840-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4348
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/45785/

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5407
NVD Published Date:
11/15/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2018