CXL’s Protection Mechanisms And How They Handle Real-World Security Problems

A technical paper titled “How Flexible is CXL's Memory Protection?: Replacing a sledgehammer with a scalpel” was published by researchers at University of Cambridge. Abstract: "CXL, a new interconnect standard for cache-coherent memory sharing, is becoming a reality - but its security leaves something to be desired. Decentralized capabilities are flexible and resilient against malicious a... » read more