Linux bug leaves USA Today, other top sites vulnerable to serious hijacking attacks

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by ronjor, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    Dan Goodin - Aug 10, 2016 6:26 pm UTC
     
  2. summerheat

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    That ArsTechnica prominently labelled that as a Linux bug is actually a bit misleading. In the article itself they correctly mention:
    So it's actually not a Linux bug but a design weakness of that RFC. Other OS's were just lucky as they hadn't implemented it so far.
     
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