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Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2001 01:51:48 +0300
From: Solar Designer <>
Subject: linux-2.2.18-ow4 and 2.0.39-ow2


Two serious Linux kernel vulnerabilities have just been announced
(information leak in sysctl(2) on Linux 2.2, and a race condition in
execve(2) on both 2.2 and 2.0).  Both can result in a local root

I've released updated versions of the kernel patches which include
fixes for these vulnerabilities.  They can be downloaded at the usual


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