Old Intel chips are vulnerable to a fresh security flaw

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    They would have to write the attack specifically for EFI firmware. And..

    'To exploit the vulnerability and install the rootkit, attackers would already need to have kernel or system privileges on a computer. '

    Just don't download anything dodgy or let anyone touch your machine.
     

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