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Re: [suse-security] new kernel vulnerability



We have prepared update kernels but are currently debugging an update
problem discovered during QA (RPM running for >30 mins).

Olaf

On Mon, Jan 05, 2004 at 02:27:42PM +0100, Sven 'Darkman' Michels wrote:
> Hi there,
> 
> maybe most of you already know about the new kernel vulnerability
> in the mremap(2) system call. Can we get a timeline from SuSE when
> new patches for that will be out? RedHat pushed some fixes today
> (no, i'm not saying redhat is better.. just don't want to wait
> as long as for the last fixes, like most others i think).
> 
> More infos about the vulnerability:
> http://isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0013-mremap.txt
> 
> Regards,
> Sven
> 
> 
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