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Debian: DSA-4273-1: intel-microcode security update

Date 16 Aug 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
This update ships updated CPU microcode for some types of Intel CPUs and provides SSBD support (needed to address "Spectre v4") and fixes for "Spectre v3a".
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4273-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
August 16, 2018                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : intel-microcode
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-3639 CVE-2018-3640

This update ships updated CPU microcode for some types of Intel CPUs and
provides SSBD support (needed to address "Spectre v4") and fixes for
"Spectre v3a".
    
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.20180703.2~deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your intel-microcode packages.

For the detailed security status of intel-microcode please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/intel-microcode

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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