[security] Local root exploit

Bug #190550 reported by Andrew on 2008-02-09
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: linux-image

I have recently stumbled on the net on an exploit that gives one root access if executed.
Here is the link to the source: http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/5092
I have tested it on my system kubuntu gutsy, 32bit, all the latest updates installed. And it's working.

Andrew (aifiltr0) on 2008-02-12
Changed in linux-meta:
status: New → Confirmed
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