[ubuntu/artful-security] amd64-microcode 3.20180524.1~ubuntu0.17.10.1 (Accepted)

Steve Beattie sbeattie at ubuntu.com
Wed Jun 20 21:14:37 UTC 2018


amd64-microcode (3.20180524.1~ubuntu0.17.10.1) artful-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Add Spectre Variant 2 protection for family 17h AMD
    processors (CVE-2017-5715)
    - Backport to artful.

amd64-microcode (3.20180524.1) unstable; urgency=high

  * New microcode update packages from AMD upstream:
    + Re-added Microcodes:
      sig 0x00610f01, patch id 0x06001119, 2012-07-13
  * This update avoids regressing sig 0x610f01 processors on systems with
    outdated firmware by adding back exactly the same microcode patch that was
    present before [for these processors].  It does not implement Spectre-v2
    mitigation for these processors.
  * README: update for new release

amd64-microcode (3.20180515.1) unstable; urgency=high

  * New microcode update packages from AMD upstream:
    + New Microcodes:
      sig 0x00800f12, patch id 0x08001227, 2018-02-09
    + Updated Microcodes:
      sig 0x00600f12, patch id 0x0600063e, 2018-02-07
      sig 0x00600f20, patch id 0x06000852, 2018-02-06
    + Removed Microcodes:
      sig 0x00610f01, patch id 0x06001119, 2012-07-13
  * Adds Spectre v2 (CVE-2017-5715) microcode-based mitigation support,
    plus other unspecified fixes/updates.
  * README, debian/copyright: update for new release

amd64-microcode (3.20171205.2) unstable; urgency=medium

  * debian/control: update Vcs-* fields for salsa.debian.org

amd64-microcode (3.20171205.1) unstable; urgency=high

  * New microcode updates (closes: #886382):
    sig 0x00800f12, patch id 0x08001213, 2017-12-05
    Thanks to SuSE for distributing these ahead of AMD's official release!
  * Add IBPB support for family 17h AMD processors (CVE-2017-5715)
  * README: describe source for faml17h microcode update
  * Upload to unstable to match IBPB microcode support on Intel in Debian
    unstable.
  * WARNING: requires at least kernel 4.15, 4.14.13, 4.9.76, 4.4.111 (or a
    backport of commit f4e9b7af0cd58dd039a0fb2cd67d57cea4889abf
    "x86/microcode/AMD: Add support for fam17h microcode loading") otherwise
    it will not be applied to the processor.

Date: 2018-05-29 23:49:12.554241+00:00
Changed-By: Steve Beattie <sbeattie at ubuntu.com>
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/amd64-microcode/3.20180524.1~ubuntu0.17.10.1
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