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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
A story of three kernel vulnerabilities
Posted Feb 20, 2013 4:09 UTC (Wed) by rahvin (subscriber, #16953)
Posted Feb 21, 2013 15:03 UTC (Thu) by alankila (subscriber, #47141)
In any case this sort of probabilities require means to fire the attack several times per second or it will probably take years of continuous attempting before succeeding. Unfortunately ptrace sounds like the sort of thing you can try thousands of times per second.
Posted Feb 21, 2013 16:20 UTC (Thu) by drag (subscriber, #31333)
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