Poor old wheezy his Linux useful days are numbered

Debian support for their Wheezy version 7 of Linux comes to the end this May 2018. After this date no new bug fixes for security patches will be created


So the popular penguin is making the most of things whilst they last.

If you have debian, Ubuntu or kali  Linux installed please check which version is running as you might need to upgrade.

If you need any #Advice on how to #upgrade your #opensource products or serviced please contact SOSC we’re be happy to #help

To check your version:

Open a Terminal  &  Type:

lsb_release -a

you should then see:

No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS
Release: 14.04
Codename: trusty

on Ubuntu watch out for these version what will expire with Wheezy

13.10  saucy      wheezy  / sid
13.04  raring     wheezy  / sid
12.10  quantal    wheezy  / sid
12.04  precise    wheezy  / sid
11.10  oneiric    wheezy  / sid

Ideally if your on Ubuntu you need to be on one of these versions with the following end of Lifetime support Dates

Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS Xenial Xerus April 2021
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus April 2021
Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS Trusty Tahr April 2019

Centos users look here:  https://wiki.centos.org/About/Product