after a little break with many things to fight, we are back with a brand new Core Update which is packed with various bug fixes and cleanup of a lot of code.
The IPFire Linux kernel has been rebased on 4.14.138 and various improvements have been added. Most notably, this kernel - once again - fixes CPU vulnerabilities.
- On x86_64, the effectiveness of KASLR has been improved which prevents attackers from executing exploits or injecting code
unboundhas been improved so that it will take much less time to start up in case a DNS server is unavailable.
- Scripts that boot up IPFire have been improved, rewritten and cleaned up for a faster boot and they now handle some error cases better
- Updated packages: