This update doesn't fix a vulnerability in linux-tools, but provides
support for building Linux kernel modules with the "retpoline"
mitigation 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
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
Ben Hutchings - Debian developer, member of kernel, installer and LTS teams