UBTU-16-010000 - The Ubuntu operating system must be a vendor supported release.

Details

An Ubuntu operating system release is considered 'supported' if the vendor continues to provide security patches for the product. With an unsupported release, it will not be possible to resolve security issues discovered in the system software.




Solution

Upgrade to a supported version of the Ubuntu operating system.


Supportive Information

The following resource is also helpful.

This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: System and Information Integrity.This control applies to the following type of system Unix.


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