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An L3 cache side-channel attack.

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Inclusive LLC / Cache inclusion policy in relation to flush&reload attacks

Why is there something like a cache inclusion policy? What is the benefit of using such an inclusive policy for the cache layout? I'm asking because with inclusive LLC there you would be able to evict ...
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Side channel attack with flush+reload

I have been reading about cache side channel attacks and the "Flush+Reload" method came up a decent amount. Before putting forth my question, this is what I understand about the Flush+reload technique....