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Linux at Risk From NULL Security Flaw

By Sean Michael Kerner (Send Email)
Posted Aug 14, 2009


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Linux users take note: We're all at risk from a kernel privilege escalation flaw. No it's not the end of the world, that will lead to massive remote exploits and all Linux servers being pwnd. But it is something to be concerned about. A NULL pointer error has been found in all versions of the Linux kernel released since 2001.

The flaw is a NULL pointer error that exists in all versions of the Linux kernel released since 2001. No that's not a typo.

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