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Ubuntu updates to mitigate new Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) vulnerabilities

By Alex Murray on 14 May 2019

Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) describes a group of vulnerabilities (CVE-2018-12126, CVE-2018-12127, CVE-2018-12130, and CVE-2019-11091) in various Intel microprocessors, which allow a malicious process to read various information…

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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has transitioned to ESM support

By Canonical on 7 May 2019

Extended Security Maintenance (ESM) is now available for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to provide ongoing security patches for high and critical CVEs for UA Infrastructure customers.

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