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Debian 12.2 Update: Enhanced Security and AMD Inception Microcode Integration

Debian 12.2 has been released, incorporating the latest security fixes and stable back-ports for Debian 12 Bookworm. This stable point release includes a new version of the Linux 6.1 kernel and the latest linux-firmware/microcode support.

One of the notable updates in Debian 12.2 is the inclusion of mitigations for the AMD Inception (SRSO) vulnerability, which was made public in August. Additionally, the release addresses the Intel Downfall vulnerability, also disclosed in August.

Furthermore, Debian 12.2 includes several other security fixes, enhancing overall system security. For a detailed list of package updates and security fixes, refer to the release announcement on Debian’s website.

Source: Phoronix.