Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1349-1 linux-tools -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 16 Apr 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 693667, Bug 696957, Bug 708994.
- More information:
This update doesn't fix a vulnerability in linux-tools, but provides support for building Linux kernel modules with the
retpolinemitigation for CVE-2017-5715 (Spectre variant 2).
This update also includes bug fixes from the upstream Linux 3.2 stable branch up to and including 3.2.101.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 3.2.101-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your linux-tools packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS