Linux Kernel UDEV Local Privilege Escalation Exploit Update

The 'udev' Linux application is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability because it fails to properly handle netlink messages. Local attackers may exploit this issue to gain elevated privileges, which may lead to a complete compromise of the system. This update fixs a module's bug.
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Tuesday, May 25, 2010 - 19:00