Vulnerabilities

  1. Meltdown and Spectre and their CC impact (Part 2)

    In Part 1 of this series of articles, we discussed the Meltdown and Spectre flaws that impact virtually every processor (to varying extents) that are currently in use.  This article focuses on the way these flaws may impact Common Criteria (CC) evaluations.  We focus primarily on possible reactions from NIAP, but touch on other CC Read More…

  2. Meltdown and Spectre and their CC impact (Part 1)

    The world was rocked recently by news of a serious flaw in all Intel processors made in the last 10 years or so.  Then we found out even worse news – there are 2 related flaws, and not just Intel processors are impacted. All modern processors perform “speculative processing” to increase processing speed.  Instructions are Read More…

  3. Car Hacking

    As computers have went from luxuries to necessities in our daily lives they have solved many problems for a lot of people and made life easier. The problem is that it also applies to people who wish to harm others in various ways. First, let us take into consideration the car hacking that has surfaced Read More…