Debian is a free operating system (OS) for your computer. An operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run. Debian uses the Linux kernel (the core of an operating system), but most of the basic OS tools come from the GNU project; hence the name GNU/Linux.
- Getting Debian
- Developers' Corner
- Debian Packages
- If you'd like to start using Debian, you can easily obtain a copy, and then follow the installation instructions to install it.
- If you're upgrading to the latest stable release from a previous version, please read the release notes before proceeding.
- To get help in using or setting up Debian, see our documentation and support pages.
- Users that speak languages other than English should check the international section.
- People who use systems other than Intel x86 should check the ports section.
[09 Feb 2011] Debian Archive Signing Key to be changed
[06 Feb 2011] New look for Debian's websites
[06 Feb 2011] Debian 6.0
[26 Jan 2011] Debian Project at several conferences and trade fairs
[24 Jan 2011] Debian derivatives census
[22 Jan 2011] Updated Debian GNU/Linux: 5.0.8 released
[10 Feb 2011] DSA-2159 vlc - missing input sanitising
[09 Feb 2011] DSA-2158 cgiirc - cross-site scripting
[03 Feb 2011] DSA-2157 postgresql-8.3, postgresql-8.4, postgresql-9.0 - buffer overflow
[31 Jan 2011] DSA-2156 pcscd - buffer overflow
[30 Jan 2011] DSA-2155 freetype - several vulnerabilities
[30 Jan 2011] DSA-2154 exim4 - privilege escalation
[30 Jan 2011] DSA-2153 linux-2.6 - privilege escalation/denial of service/information leak
[27 Jan 2011] DSA-2152 hplip - buffer overflow
[26 Jan 2011] DSA-2151 openoffice.org - several vulnerabilities
[22 Jan 2011] DSA-2150 request-tracker3.6 - unsalted password hashing