|From:||Andrew Morton <akpm-AT-osdl.org>|
|To:||Paolo Ciarrocchi <paolo.ciarrocchi-AT-gmail.com>|
|Subject:||Re: grsecurity 2.1.0 release / 5 Linux kernel advisories (fwd)|
|Date:||Fri, 7 Jan 2005 13:40:14 -0800|
|Cc:||torvalds-AT-osdl.org, linux-kernel-AT-vger.kernel.org, marado-AT-student.dei.uc.pt|
Paolo Ciarrocchi <email@example.com> wrote: > > the below email seems to be very intersting. An unprivileged local user can DoS a Linux box to death with malloc and memset, so the RLIMIT_MEMLOCK bug isn't particularly exceptional. All the others require root anyway. I'll pass this on to appropriate people, see if we can get this all fixed up, thanks.
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