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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Re: SSE related security hole

    On Fri, 19 Apr 2002, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    > Indeed. Logically, FNINIT should have been extended to initialize it all -
    > - it is a security hole that it doesn't initialize MMX properly.

    Well, MMX should arguably be initialized with "emms", so the proper
    sequence migth be something like

    if (sse)

    What does emms do to SSE2?


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