Debian: DSA-4120-2: linux regression update

    Date03 Mar 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    The security update announced as DSA-4120-1 caused regressions on the powerpc kernel architecture (random programs segfault, data corruption). Updated packages are now available to correct this issue.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4120-2                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    March 03, 2018                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : linux
    Debian Bug     : 891249
    
    The security update announced as DSA-4120-1 caused regressions on the
    powerpc kernel architecture (random programs segfault, data corruption).
    Updated packages are now available to correct this issue.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.9.82-1+deb9u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your linux packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of linux please refer to its security
    tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/linux
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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