Important information about Intel Side Channel Vulnerability L1TF

As you may have read elsewhere in the media, Intel recently published details of a new side-channel attack called L1 terminal fault (L1TF). The L1TF issue only affects hardware capable of simultaneous multithreading (SMT) and which has the SMT feature enabled. We have been aware of the L1TF issue since it was announced, and have…

Strengthening Scaleway Token Security Policy

Introducing Access Keys and Secrets Currently, to authenticate on the Scaleway APIs, you use a token. This token is a value (an UUID precisely) that is typically used in an HTTP header in the request: curl -H '-X-Auth-Token: 5f3e5122-d0b0-4d0c-8ae6-7844ab64a5aa' https://cp-ams1.scaleway.com/servers This token must stay secret! If stolen, it can be used…