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

Tom Lippincott tom at cs.columbia.edu
Mon Feb 11 19:33:11 UTC 2008

I was wondering how others are dealing with this, beyond the runtime patch on bootup.  It seems like a tossup between grabbing/patching kernel source and waiting for the security update, does anyone know a rough eta on a safe gutsy kernel package?  Thanks for the help, this is new territory for me.

Local root exploit in kernel 2.6.17 - 2.6.24 (vmsplice)
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