[Bug 190587] Re: Local root exploit in kernel 2.6.17 - 2.6.24 (vmsplice)

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Mon Feb 11 16:43:54 UTC 2008

Kees - from what I can tell CVE-2008-0009 and CVE-2008-0010 affect only
2.6.23 through CVE-2008-0600 affects 2.6.17 through

Greg k-h:
"It has been given CVE-2008-0600 to address this issue (09 and 10 only
affect .23 and .24 kernels, and have been fixed.)"

We'll get all 3 CVEs fixed in the stable tree, upon which Hardy
2.6.24-7.13 will be based.

I am packaging fixes for Edgy/Feisty/Gusty .

Local root exploit in kernel 2.6.17 - 2.6.24 (vmsplice)
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