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Debian is a free operating system (OS) for your computer. An operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run.

Debian provides more than a pure OS: it comes with over 43000 packages, precompiled software bundled up in a nice format for easy installation on your machine. Read more...

The latest stable release of Debian is 8.5. The last update to this release was made on June 4th, 2016. Read more about available versions of Debian.

Getting Started


[09 Jul 2016] DebConf16 closes in Cape Town and DebConf17 dates announced
[02 Jul 2016] Debian Edu / Skolelinux Jessie — a complete Linux solution for your school
[04 Jun 2016] Updated Debian 8: 8.5 released
[04 Jun 2016] Updated Debian 7: 7.11 released
[13 May 2016] Debian Project wishes to thank Mythic Beasts for loaned hardware
[25 Apr 2016] Security support for Wheezy handed over to the LTS team

For older news items see the News Page. If you would like to receive mail whenever new Debian news comes out, subscribe to the debian-announce mailing list.

Security Advisories

[25 Jul 2016] DSA-3628 perl - security update
[24 Jul 2016] DSA-3627 phpmyadmin - security update
[24 Jul 2016] DSA-3626 openssh - security update
[22 Jul 2016] DSA-3625 squid3 - security update
[21 Jul 2016] DSA-3624 mysql-5.5 - security update
[20 Jul 2016] DSA-3623 apache2 - security update
[18 Jul 2016] DSA-3622 python-django - security update
[18 Jul 2016] DSA-3621 mysql-connector-java - security update
[15 Jul 2016] DSA-3620 pidgin - security update
[15 Jul 2016] DSA-3619 libgd2 - security update
[14 Jul 2016] DSA-3618 php5 - security update

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