Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1362-1 gcc-4.9-backport -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 25 Apr 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- No other external database security references currently available.
- More information:
GCC 4.9 has been packaged as gcc-4.9-backport for Debian 7. This package will be needed by future updates to linux, and possibly other packages, to implement the
retpolinemitigation for CVE-2017-5715 (Spectre variant 2).
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
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these issues have been fixed in gcc-4.9-backport version 4.9.2-10+deb7u1