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Update: Linux Local Privilege Escalation via SUID

Seems the patch I committed for the fix was corrupted.  So, I am rebuilding and releasing kernels for 3.2 , 3.1 and 3.0.

Thanks for wired for pointing this out.  I will be removing the ones from yesterday.

The following kernels now contain the fix:





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Gentoo Kernel release for Linux Local Privilege Escalation via SUID /proc/pid/mem

I just released gentoo-sources-3.2.1-r1 for Linux Local Privilege Escalation via SUID /proc/pid/mem .

I plan on creating releases for additional kernels with this patch through the day.

See the link for more info on the privilege escalation.

The following kernel versions contain the patch:





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