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From:  Greg KH <>
Subject:  Linux
Date:  Tue, 11 Apr 2006 09:26:20 -0700
Archive-link:  Article, Thread

We (the -stable team) are announcing the release of the kernel.

The diffstat and short summary of the fixes are below.

I'll also be replying to this message with a copy of the patch between and, as it is small enough to do so.

The updated 2.6.16.y git tree can be found at:
and can be browsed at the normal git web browser:


greg k-h


 Makefile                |    2 +-
 security/keys/key.c     |    4 ++++
 security/keys/keyring.c |    1 +
 3 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Summary of changes from v2.6.16.2 to v2.6.16.3

David Howells:
      Keys: Fix oops when adding key to non-keyring [CVE-2006-1522]

Greg Kroah-Hartman:

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