CVE-2005-0109

2005-03-05T05:00:00
ID CVE-2005-0109
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-16T12:06:00

Description

Hyper-Threading technology, as used in FreeBSD and other operating systems that are run on Intel Pentium and other processors, allows local users to use a malicious thread to create covert channels, monitor the execution of other threads, and obtain sensitive information such as cryptographic keys, via a timing attack on memory cache misses.