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Re: vmsplice Local Root Exploit



Debarshi 'Rishi' Ray wrote:
vmsplice Local Root Exploit is in the wild. I have heard that it selinux
doesn't protect against this kind of attacks. True?

Just to clarify. I'm interested how safe is fedora in general with this
king of exploits...

"Safe" enough to have a fix within a day the bug was filed:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=432229 :-)

Cheers,
Debarshi

Hmm, my Centos box still has 2.6.18-53.1.4.el5 and yum says no updates...
Hmmm... looks bad.

Valent.


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