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From:  Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:, Andrew Morton <>,,
Subject:  Linux
Date:  Fri, 16 Nov 2007 10:52:19 -0800
Message-ID:  <>

We (the -stable team) are announcing the release of the kernel.
If fixes some security issues and any user of the 2.6.22 series is
encouraged to upgrade.

I'll also be replying to this message with a copy of the patch between and

The updated 2.6.22.y git tree can be found at:
and can be browsed at the normal git web browser:


greg k-h


 Makefile             |    2 +-
 kernel/exit.c        |    3 +--
 net/ipv4/tcp_input.c |    5 +++++
 3 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

Summary of changes from v2.6.22.12 to v2.6.22.13

Greg Kroah-Hartman (1):

Ilpo Järvinen (1):
      TCP: Make sure write_queue_from does not begin with NULL ptr (CVE-2007-5501)

Roland McGrath (1):
      wait_task_stopped: Check p->exit_state instead of TASK_TRACED (CVE-2007-5500)

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