Extended Security Maintenance

Ubuntu Advantage

    • **For users who cannot upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS at this time, Ubuntu 12.04 ESM updates help ensure the on-going security and integrity of their LTS systems.
    • **Provides fixes on high and critical CVEs (common vulnerabilities and exposures) for the most commonly used server packages in the Ubuntu main archive.
    • **Supports Ubuntu Cloud/Server 64-bit AMD/Intel architectures; support for other platforms to be announced in future updates.
    • **Canonical Livepatch Service: apply critical kernel patches without rebooting
    • **Further detail on the Ubuntu Security Team’s wiki page: Ubuntu Security Team wiki