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Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) Mitigations for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM (Doc ID 2541410.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 21, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.4.1 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64


 This document provides information side channel vulnerabilities termed as Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) and steps to mitigate these vulnerabilities


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In this Document
 Vulnerability Impact
 Microarchitectural Data Sampling Mitigations 
 Oracle Software Versions
 Verifying Microcode Package Update

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