‘Zombieload’ Flaw Lets Hackers Crack Almost Every Intel Chip Back to 2011. Why’s It Being Downplayed?

"On a scale of 1 to 10, this is '10' serious," says one security expert. Intel disclosed a new secret-leaking chip security flaw called Zombieload this week, which uses an attack similar to the one used in .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 15th, 2019

Report: Apple mulling $1B deal for Intel modem business

Chip giant IntelCorp. is reportedly back in talks to sell its smartphone modem business to Apple Inc., according to the Wall Street Journal. Citing unnamed sources the paper said the deal includes intellectual property as well as staff and could b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2019

New Intel chip flaw leaves your PC exposed again

The Meltdown and Spectre flaws were just the beginning, researchers say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 15th, 2019

Intel warns of ZombieLoad chip bug, followed by patches

Intel Corp. on Tuesday warned of a new vulnerability in its chips, reminiscent of the Meltdown and Spectre flaws, and partners rushed out with patches.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2019

New vulnerabilities affect almost every Intel chip since 2011, Techcrunch says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMay 14th, 2019

Intel confirms layoffs, remains mum on details

Chip giant Intel appears to be cutting back in its internal IT workforce, according to media reports. The Oregonian, citing unnamed sources, pegs the cuts in the hundreds across the company, which has a global workforce of 107,000. The paper repo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2019

This startup lets you strike back against hackers by pestering them to no end

LogMeOnce is rolling out a new strategy to combat hackers — annoy the hell out of them.  The McLean-based password management company founded by serial entrepreneur and computer security specialist Kevin Shahbazi is introducing a suite of tools.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

AMD the underdog bites back, as Intel and Qualcomm struggle in their own ways

The chip companies’ quarterly reports show a divergent path: AMD is growing quickly, Intel is trying to kick-start innovation, and Qualcomm is bogged down in licensing deals......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2018

Hackers have stolen more than $1 billion from cryptocurrency exchanges so far this year

Kacper Pempel/Reuters Seven cryptocurrency exchanges around the world were targeted by hackers in 2018, according to the Wall Street Journal. Going back to 2011, mo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

Intel stock slips after new disclosure of chip vulnerability

Intel Corp. shares declined slightly Tuesday after the chip maker provided additional details about a vulnerability that could allow hackers into unauthorized computer areas. The chip maker released in.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2018

Intel reveals new microchip security flaw

A flaw in Intel chips could enable hackers to extract confidential data from the memory, the company said, revealing the third major vulnerability in the chipmaker’s products this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2018

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: Why AMD believes it can challenge Intel in servers

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. is hoping that once again, by leapfrogging chip giant Intel Corp. with what it believes is better technology, it will gain back its lost share in the server market.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 28th, 2018

: Intel stock gains evaporate following updates on next-gen chip, margins

Intel Corp. shares walked back healthy gains in the extended session Thursday after the chip giant said it will be another year before chips using its next-generation manufacturing process arrive, and margins will take a hit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2018

The Ratings Game: Intel stock rallies despite mixed reaction to earnings

Intel Corp. shares went back into rally mode Friday as analysts gave mixed reviews on the chip giant’s strong earnings report and outlook......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 26th, 2018

Qualcomm"s Chances of Winning Back the iPhone Don"t Look Good

Back in 2016 160 wireless giant Qualcomm NASDAQ QCOM lost its status as the sole source of the cellular modems inside Apple s NASDAQ AAPL iPhones when 160 chip giant Intel NASDAQ INTC 160 became a second modem source for the iPhone 7 series of devices.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqNov 16th, 2018

The Chip Canary in Big Tech’s Coal Mine

Intel and Nvidia indicate that titans such as Amazon, Google and Microsoft are throttling back on spending......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 28th, 2019

Intel shares up 1.4% after Northland upgrades the stock in bullish note

Northland Capital upgraded Intel Corp. to market perform from underperform on Friday, after the chip maker's strong second-quarter earnings. Analyst Gus Richard said the stock is now trading below his price target o.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2019

Samsung narrows Intel global chip market lead in 2Q19, says IHS

Intel in the second quarter maintained its position as the world's largest semiconductor supplier, although second-placed Samsung managed to narrow the gap due to renewed vigor in some key memory products, according to IHS Markit......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 9th, 2019

Shaq and Skechers are taking on a tough-to-crack basketball shoe market

The NBA’s famous big man is back to selling affordable kids' shoes, this time with a ne.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 8th, 2019

High-security locks for government and banks hacked by researcher

Hackers could crack open high-secur.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 6th, 2019

New iPads make a strong back-to-school appeal. I’m still not sold.

Apple’s iPadOS software update lets fingers do many complicated computer tasks. But students deserve a computer that does it all......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 5th, 2019