Processor Speculative Execution Vulnerabilities (Linux)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125216
SynopsisThe remote host is has not properly mitigated a series of speculative execution vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote host has not properly mitigated a series of known speculative execution vulnerabilities. It, therefore, may be affected by :
- Spectre variant 1 (CVE-2017-5753)
- Spectre variant 2 (CVE-2017-5715)
- Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754)
SolutionProperly mitigate the vulnerabilities.