Debian Security Advisory: multiple kernel problemsApr 16, 2001, 01:21 (0 Talkback[s])
Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2001 02:08:20 +0200 From: Wichert Akkerman <email@example.com> Subject: [SECURITY] [DSA-047-1] multiple kernel problems Debian Security Advisory DSA-047-1 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Wichert Akkerman
April 16, 2001
Package : various kernel packages Problem type : multiple
The kernels used in Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 have been found to have multiple security problems. This is a list of problems based on the 2.2.19 release notes as found on http://www.linux.org.uk/ :
All these problems are fixed in the 2.2.19 kernel, and it is highly recommend that you upgrade machines to this kernel.
Please note that kernel upgrades are not done automatically. You will have to explicitly tell the packaging system to install the right kernel for your system.
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Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
Potato was released for alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc.
Source archives: http://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/source/kernel-source-2.2.19_2.2.19-2.diff.gz MD5 checksum: a9af2a263acb565c14b8e35a5ec0063d http://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/source/kernel-source-2.2.19_2.2.19-2.dsc MD5 checksum: eea36e9f1a5e78e23707209435816c44 http://security.debian.org/dists/stable/updates/main/source/kernel-source-2.2.19_2.2.19.orig.tar.gz MD5 checksum: 5216e45ac7df609b88fa5a5ea4b77292
These packages will be moved into the stable distribution on its next revision.
For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate directory ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/sid/binary-$arch/ .