Security update for Linux kernel (kernel-source)
(Last modified: 24MAR2003)
solutions Security update for Linux kernel (kernel-source) SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (eabe588458a2107db154276256141e46)
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kernel-sourcepackage and is only necessary if you compile your own kernel.
(CAN-2003-0127). The vulnerability allows a local unprivileged attacker to
rootprivileges by using
combination with automatic kernel module loading on request, also known
As a temporary workaround, it is possible to disable the automatic loading of kernel modules by running the following command as user "
echo /no/such/file >/proc/sys/kernel/modprobe
k_i386depending on what package is installed on your system.
rpm -Uvh kernel-source.rpm
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