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Re: [suse-security] workround for kernel bug CVE-2006-2451



On Fri, Jul 14, 2006 at 04:48:05PM +0100, Bob Vickers wrote:
> I have just seen the message from Marcus about the local root exploit in 
> Linux kernel (CVE-2006-2451). He doesn't give a workround, but I imagine
> that putting 
> 
> *               hard    core            0
> 
> in /etc/security/limits.conf would be pretty effective (although it 
> doesn't catch people already logged on). Is that correct?

Hmm. I think so, yes.

Ciao, Marcus

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