Kernel Update to Fix Local Root Exploit

Posted by xiaohaozi on Feb 13, 2008 2:36 PM EDT; By xiao_haozi
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The Slackware team has released some kernel patches to fix the local root exploit you have probably read about recently. It seems that the updated kernel was available yesterday, but a lot of people, including us, did not receive the security advisory email due to some recent work on the mail server.

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