Vulnerability: Linux kernel
- 06 January, 2004 13:53
ISEC Security Research has announced it has found a critical vulnerability in code that is used to manage virtual memory on Linux systems.
The vulnerability affects versions of the Linux kernel up to and including version 2.6 and would give low-level Linux users total control over a Linux system.
For the full story, check out the Computerworld article: http://www.computerworld.com.au/index.php?id=1932975800&fp=16&fpid=0
More information on the vulnerability is available at: http://isec.pl/vulnerabilities04.html