Specifically, these systems are running Intel Broadwell and Haswell CPUs for both client and datacenter," Nevin Shenoy, general manager of Intel's data centre group, said in a statement.
Intel may provide a revised firmware update to OEMs, pending the results of its investigation of customer reports.
Catalin previously covered Web & Security news for Softpedia between May 2015 and October 2016.
The easiest way to reach Catalin is via his XMPP/Jabber address at [email protected] Patches will not help, because very few people will install them. Give them ready, but do not offer to put install yourself.
"Say up to 30% of the declared performance - this is a huge amount.
" Those who will be hit most brutally are large data centers and not simple PC-users or gamers even.
To make matters worse companies often buy expensive equipment according to their requirements.