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

    Date16 Aug 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony 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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