Intel L1 Terminal Fault Security Vulnerability
The following resources should be helpful in understanding the Intel L1 Terminal Fault vulnerability announced today.
VMware KB 55636:Â VMware Overview of â€˜L1 Terminal Faultâ€™ (L1TF) Speculative-Execution vulnerabilities in Intel processors: CVE-2018-3646, CVE-2018-3620, and CVE-2018-3615 (55636)
Patching for CVE-2018-3646 “L1TF – VMM” could have performance impacts in customer virtualization environments.Â Refer to VMware KB 55806 for further details.
Overview video from Intel:
More detailed video from RedHat: