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Re: Serious local root exploit in linux kernel

On Mon, Feb 11, 2008 at 02:07:41PM +0100, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> > A local root exploit has been discovered in the linux kernel yesterday.  
> > Virtually all the stock kernels provided by several distributions in the  
> > past year appear to be vulnerable.
> Is it specific to x86 (not x86_64) as the exploit contains x86 code,
> or are other architectures also vulnerable in some other way?

You can get the list of architectures for which built kernels were
uploaded here:



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