"Yesterday the latest speculative execution vulnerability was
disclosed that was akin to Meltdown and is dubbed the L1 Terminal Fault,
or "L1TF" for short. Here are some very early benchmarks of the
performance impact of the L1TF mitigation on the Linux virtual machine
performance when testing the various levels of mitigation as well as the
unpatched system performance prior to this vulnerability coming to light."
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