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trumee
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 1:33 pm    Post subject: Kerne CVE-2016-0728 Reply with quote

Is there a patch for gentoo sources?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 3:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Kerne CVE-2016-0728 Reply with quote

trumee wrote:
Is there a patch for gentoo sources?

See
https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/commit/sys-kernel/gentoo-sources?id=4423f27cbe43b8331a00cd5d58d78591971f3321
https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/commit/sys-kernel/gentoo-sources?id=6dbbbc14d8e1bf47bee1b367d8b14ab7d7b706bd
https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/commit/sys-kernel/gentoo-sources?id=99cc2564263fc34920d62ce693fd3d9b313b5828
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 9:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Would a workaround be disable kernel key handling if you're not using it?

I think I have my kernel set this way or something's causing the published exploit to not work. I don't need the kernel to hold keys, at least right now I don't...
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