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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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Kernel Team Summary – December 6, 2017

By Canonical on 6 December 2017

November 21 through December 04 Development (18.04) Every 6 months the Ubuntu Kernel Team is tasked to pick the kernel to be used in the next release. This is a difficult thing to do because we don’t definitively know what will be…