Exploit for local Linux kernel bug in circulation

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by ronjor, May 15, 2013.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2003
    Posts:
    57,744
    Location:
    Texas
    http://www.h-online.com/security/ne...-Linux-kernel-bug-in-circulation-1863892.html
     
  2. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2003
    Posts:
    57,744
    Location:
    Texas
    http://www.h-online.com/security/ne...kernel-bug-in-circulation-Update-1863892.html
     
  3. lotuseclat79

    lotuseclat79 Registered Member

    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2005
    Posts:
    5,096
  4. Gullible Jones

    Gullible Jones Registered Member

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Posts:
    1,459
    Yeah, I have to say, this is IMO quite irresponsible in part of the developers. It makes me wonder whether Linux should be considered trustworthy at all in a server environment.

    It doesn't matter how good the code is if developers are not handling vulnerabilities properly.
     
Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.