Monthly News – January 2018

This article was posted on Fri, 26 Jan 2018 16:39:37 +0000

Hello everyone. Things are very exciting for us at the moment. This is the start of a new year, we’re working on two new bases (Ubuntu 18.04 for Linux Mint 19 and Debian 9 for LMDE 3) and rather than diving straight into the development cycle, and working on fixing bugs and developing new features, […]

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Security notice: Meltdown and Spectre

This article was posted on Tue, 09 Jan 2018 18:24:52 +0000

Security updates are now available for Meltdown and Spectre. Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors. These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. While programs are typically not permitted to read data from other programs, a malicious program can exploit Meltdown and Spectre to get […]

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Linux Mint 19 codenamed “Tara”

This article was posted on Wed, 03 Jan 2018 12:07:57 +0000

The first release in the upcoming Linux Mint 19.x series will be named “Tara”. Tara is a popular name here in Ireland, and the name of someone we really like 😉 The development cycle only just started so it’s a bit early to give details about Linux Mint 19, but here’s what we can say […]

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