[CentOS-devel] heads up: CVE-2008-0600 kernel root exploit

Baird, Josh jbaird at follett.com
Mon Feb 11 01:17:27 UTC 2008

It actually made my 2.6.18-53.1.4.el5 x86 box panic.


From: centos-devel-bounces at centos.org on behalf of Matthew Miller
Sent: Sun 2/10/2008 5:54 PM
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Subject: [CentOS-devel] heads up: CVE-2008-0600 kernel root exploit

This has a trivially-available local root exploit code, and is already
generating a bit of community panic. I expect we'll be seeing an update RSN.


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