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Re: Kernel for Spectre and Meltdown






On 29 January 2018 at 13:26, <rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Monday, January 29, 2018 06:22:50 AM Michael Fothergill wrote:
> ​I accept that are some kernels that you could run in stable apparently
> that address the security issue etc.

​Do they work on spectre as well as meltdown?
Sorry for not replying on the site by mistake.

Regards

MF​

 

I'd go a step further--it's not some (random) kernels that you could run, but
it is the updated kernels (now, and unless a regression, going forward) that
will have the fix(es) and will run "automatically" (perhaps after a reboot).