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Date: Tue, 21 Mar 2023 16:45:19 +0100
From: Jakub Wilk <>
To: <>
Subject: Re: TTY pushback vulnerabilities / TIOCSTI

* Hanno Böck <>, 2023-03-19 09:18:
>maybe restricting any TIOCLINUX sub features that implement anything 
>related to selection would be a good option. The gpm daemon runs as 
>root anyway.
>Do you see any risk left if
>are no longer accessible to non-privileged processes?

I think that should be fine.

Jakub Wilk

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