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  1. Just an FYI for everyone; there's an extremely dangerous security flaw that has just been revealed in the last few days. It allows attackers to read contents from protected memory, and it affects all Intel CPUs made in the last 23 years, and partially affects AMD and ARM processors. In layman's terms, it would let even a webpage read passwords, encryption keys, and other secure content from your computer without you knowing. The fix for this is going to be in an update from Microsoft on Tuesday. Macs may already have an update, and Linux I know already has the patch in the mainline kernel, so keep an eye for any updates, and install them ASAP. This fix does incur a not insignificant performane penalty on computers, ranging from 5% to 50% depending on the exact task and CPU. Your computer *will* be slowed down though regardless by this fix, but please install it anyways. This is a dangerous security flaw, with known working exploits. https://www.forbes.com/sites/thomasbrewster/2018/01/03/intel-meltdown-spectre-vulnerabilities-leave-millions-open-to-cyber-attack/#e6b957739328
  2. Is this thing still on?

  3. Did Discord just die for anyone else?

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    2. Alex

      Alex

      Wu76oVD.png 
      this is your own fault

    3. Tempest

      Tempest

      ...why do you have a picture of that, lol.

    4. Alex
  4. Also, woo. New avatar.

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    2. Tempest

      Tempest

      ...literally no idea. I don't think so. It's just some art I found.

    3. Bam the 25th
    4. Cobalt996

      Cobalt996

      Yea, that's Clockwerk

  5. I really need to work more on my "projects" I say I'm doing; like N0ble, Paragon, and Spear Pillar. Hopefully this summer I'll be around more, and working on that. 

     

    But honestly, while I haven't been all that active here, I am on Discord, and always am. It's just the forum and Showdown I seem to "neglect". Dunno why... I do love this place.

    1. Morshu

      Morshu

      you probably neglect it because youre busy and/or have priorities in life. tis fine man. good luck.

    2. Tempest

      Tempest

      Probably. I'm still on Discord and the Divide though. I'm around. It just bothers me that I'm not around here more, and I'm gonna make an effort to change that.

  6. Tempest

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    Ya'll are nerds. Hey Bibs.
  7. Tempest

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    Nope. Micky is being a scrub and won't show up. Anstane?
  8. Tempest

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    I'm going to be around enough for people to actually guess me, I swear. Anstane?
  9. Tempest

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    I will make Micky post.
  10. Tempest

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    Actually it's just me. Micky?
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