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Re: Debian Server Compromise -- A Fire Drill ??

On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 10:15:12AM -0600, John Hasler wrote:

> ...  That's why the kernel
> developers thought it was just an ordinary bug: they could see no way to
> exploit it.

That statement is somewhat disconcerting.  The hypothesis is that many 
eyes detect secure bugs, and here is clear case evidence contradicting 
that hypothesis.

One must assume there are more bugs in this class.

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