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DietPi Project lead (since Feb. 2019), main source code contributor, and the lead of the software improvements, DietPi Forum Administrator.

Dirty Pipe vulnerability in Linux

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A critical security vulnerability in the Linux kernel has been detected, which allows a user to get write access to a file, it shouldn’t have write access to, by using pipes for data streams and the Linux filesystem page cache. The vulnerability is hence called “Dirty Pipe“, otherwise given the ID CVE-2022-0847. The vulnerability affects Linux from version 5.8 on, hence Linux...

Why you should upgrade your Stretch system now

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If you run a system with an underlying Debian Stretch version, we recommend to upgrade it at least to Debian Buster now. Here is why. Skip description and jump to update procedure: How can I upgrade now? Debian release model The Debian GNU/Linux operating system gets a major update every two years. The latest stable version is Debian 11, codename Bullseye, released on August 14, 2021. With this...

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DietPi Project lead (since Feb. 2019), main source code contributor, and the lead of the software improvements, DietPi Forum Administrator.

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