Copy on Write - Dirty COW Kernel bug

chris hermansen clhermansen at
Sat Oct 22 19:24:45 UTC 2016

Ian and list,

On Sat, Oct 22, 2016 at 10:41 AM, Ian Bruntlett <ian.bruntlett at>

> Hi,
> I stumbled across this bug here
> Canonical are aware of it -
> First thing I did was quit all my programmes, ran Software Updater and
> rebooted. However, my Kernel wasn't updated (I used the command uname -a to
> check for this). When will the updated Kernel be available from the
> software updates?
> There's much more useful info on

where you will see a list of kernel versions that deal with this bug, and
how to check yours.

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