Enlarge / A DDR3 DIMM with error-correcting code from Samsung. ECC is no longer an absolute defense against Rowhammer attacks. (credit: Samsung) In early 2015, researchers unveiled Rowhammer, a cutting-edge hack that exploits unfixable physical weaknesses in the silicon of certain types of memory chips to transform data they stored.…
Source: Ars Tecnicha – Biz & IT : Potentially disastrous Rowhammer bitflips can bypass ECC protections

   
   
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