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Old 01-05-2018, 02:29 PM   #1
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DragonFly BSD has retrieved "Intel" patches.


Hooray:

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Matthew Dillonís put together a Meltdown mitigation in DragonFly, done in four commits.
https://www.dragonflydigest.com/2018/01/05/20672.html
 
Old 01-05-2018, 05:23 PM   #2
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My DragonFly box runs on an old Athlon 64 X2...

(Having to implement this for only one architecture, probably helps to cut out some of the crap.)
 
Old 01-06-2018, 02:38 PM   #3
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Details of DragonFly's implementation of the mitigation: http://lists.dragonflybsd.org/piperm...ry/313758.html

Not yet clear if the patches will make it into 5.0.x
 
Old 01-06-2018, 03:43 PM   #4
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Good to hear! I'm waiting patiently for the developers to fix this issue on OpenBSD.
 
Old 02-26-2018, 04:57 AM   #5
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A commit for a FreeBSD patch was reportedly made 2-3 days ago.
 
Old 02-26-2018, 05:47 AM   #6
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Good to hear! I'm waiting patiently for the developers to fix this issue on OpenBSD.
The patch for CVE-2017-5754: https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-cvs&m=151924107018358&w=2

I don't know about CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715.
 
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Old 02-28-2018, 08:33 PM   #7
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The patch for CVE-2017-5754: https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-cvs&m=151924107018358&w=2

I don't know about CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715.
Thanks. Syspatch #9 applied.
 
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A complex workaround solves this problem.
https://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/...down.patch.sig

(that's some patch...)
 
  


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