'Debian 8.7 has been released. An anonymous reader quotes Debian.org
This update mainly adds corrections for security problems to the
stable release, along with a few adjustments for serious problems.
Security advisories were already published separately and are
referenced where available. Please note that this update does not
constitute a new version of Debian 8 but only updates some of the
There is no need to throw away old "jessie" CDs or DVDs but only to
update via an up-to-date Debian mirror after an installation, to cause
any out of date packages to be updated. Those who frequently install
updates from security.debian.org
won't have to update many packages
and most updates from security.debian.org
are included in this update.
86 packages have been updated -- including some fixes for systemd.
("Rework logic to determine when we decide to add automatic deps for
mounts; various ordering fixes for ifupdown; systemctl: Fix argument
handling when invoked as shutdown...")'
-- source: https://linux.slashdot.org/story/17/01/15/0144253
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