Re: end of security support for wheezy LTS
- Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:59:14 -0500
- From: Dan Ritter <dsr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: end of security support for wheezy LTS
On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 11:03:29AM +0000, Adam Weremczuk wrote:
> Hi all,
> Our PCI compliance scanner (probably falsely) claims it's 2018-05-01.
> The Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Debian_version_history
> just says "May 2018".
> Debian website:
> clearly states "end of May 2018".
> I'm treating the latter as the more reliable source.
> My related question:
> Is it likely for this date to still be moved forward or back?
> Can it happen on a short notice (say less than a month)?
If you offered them enough money -- yes, really -- it could
probably be moved later.
LTS runs on a sponsorship model. Your company can become
a sponsor. For about 17K euros, you can pay for a whole month
of LTS support for the whole world.