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On 2018-01-18 MIPS [https://www.mips.com/blog/mips-response-on-speculative-execution-and-side-channel-vulnerabilities/ announced] that the [[P5600]] and [[P6600]] were affected by Spectre in two scenarios.
  
 
== See also ==
 
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* [[wikipedia:Spectre (security vulnerability)|Spectre]] page on Wikipedia
 
* [[wikipedia:Spectre (security vulnerability)|Spectre]] page on Wikipedia
 
* [https://meltdownattack.com meltdownattack.com] site by the discoverers of the Meltdown and Spectre ulnerabilities
 
* [https://meltdownattack.com meltdownattack.com] site by the discoverers of the Meltdown and Spectre ulnerabilities
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* [https://www.mips.com/blog/mips-response-on-speculative-execution-and-side-channel-vulnerabilities/ Blog posting by MIPS] about how Meltdown and Spectre affect MIPS' cores, in particular the P5600 and P6600.

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On 2018-01-18 MIPS announced that the P5600 and P6600 were affected by Spectre in two scenarios.

See also