ESB-2018.1277 - [Debian] gcc: Access privileged data - Existing account 2018-04-26

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                               ESB-2018.1277
                       gcc-4.9-backport new package
                               26 April 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           gcc
Publisher:         Debian
Operating System:  Debian GNU/Linux 7
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-5715  

Reference:         ASB-2018.0009
                   ASB-2018.0002.4
                   ESB-2018.0044
                   ESB-2018.0042.2

Original Bulletin: 
   https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/04/msg00027.html

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Package        : gcc-4.9-backport
Version        : 4.9.2-10+deb7u1

GCC 4.9 has been packaged as gcc-4.9-backport for Debian 7. This
package will be needed by future updates to linux, and possibly other
packages, to implement the "retpoline" mitigation for CVE-2017-5715
(Spectre variant 2).

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

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