Meltdown/Spectre - when will Ubuntu kernel patches be available?

Asked by Andy on 2018-01-04

Meltdown/Spectre - when will Ubuntu kernel patches be available?

So far, there are three known variants of the issue:

Variant 1: bounds check bypass (CVE-2017-5753)

Variant 2: branch target injection (CVE-2017-5715)

Variant 3: rogue data cache load (CVE-2017-5754)

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I suggest you report a bug. Mark it as a security bug

Andy (biohazd) said : #3

I have raised it as a security bug - https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1741285 (its amrked private)

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) said : #4

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