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From: linux-os <linux-os@chaos.analogic.com>
To: Steve Bergman <steve@rueb.com>
Cc: Linux kernel <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Proper procedure for reporting possible security vulnerabilities?
Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2005 17:09:18 -0500 (EST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0501101707220.14001@chaos.analogic.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <41E2F6B3.9060008@rueb.com>


Are you sure it's an exploit? My information was that grsecurity
wanted some of their 'hooks' added to recent kernels and it hasn't
happened. That's not a security problem, that's an application
problem.

On Mon, 10 Jan 2005, Steve Bergman wrote:

> Florian Weimer wrote:
>
>> Contact your vendor.  You are using vendor kernels, are you? 8-)
>> 
>
> Actually I am having a discussion with a Pax Team member about how the recent 
> exploits discovered by the grsecurity guys should have been handled.  They 
> clam that they sent email to Linus and Andrew and did not receive a response 
> for 3 weeks, and that is why they released exploit code into the wild.
>
> Anyone here have any comments on what I should tell him?
>
> Thanks,
> Steve Bergman
>
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Cheers,
Dick Johnson
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2005-01-10 22:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 36+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2005-01-10 16:46 Steve Bergman
2005-01-10 18:23 ` Indrek Kruusa
2005-01-10 19:24 ` Alan Cox
2005-01-11  9:32   ` Florian Weimer
2005-01-10 21:31 ` Florian Weimer
2005-01-10 21:42   ` Steve Bergman
2005-01-10 22:08     ` Diego Calleja
2005-01-11  0:19       ` Barry K. Nathan
2005-01-11  0:45         ` Diego Calleja
2005-01-11  9:35         ` Florian Weimer
2005-01-11 16:57         ` Jesper Juhl
2005-01-11 17:05           ` Jan Engelhardt
2005-01-10 22:09     ` linux-os [this message]
2005-01-11  0:44       ` Barry K. Nathan
2005-01-10 22:11     ` Jesper Juhl
2005-01-11  0:40       ` Chris Wright
2005-01-11  1:09         ` Diego Calleja
2005-01-11  1:18           ` Chris Wright
2005-01-11 17:05         ` Jesper Juhl
2005-01-11 16:39           ` Alan Cox
2005-01-11 21:25             ` Jesper Juhl
2005-01-11 21:29               ` Chris Wright
2005-01-12 21:05                 ` Jesper Juhl
2005-01-17 22:49                 ` Werner Almesberger
2005-01-17 22:52                   ` Chris Wright
2005-01-17 23:23                     ` Christoph Hellwig
2005-01-17 23:26                       ` Chris Wright
2005-01-17 23:57                         ` Alan Cox
2005-01-18  1:08                           ` Chris Wright
2005-01-11 17:57           ` Chris Wright
2005-01-12 12:23           ` Florian Weimer
2005-01-11  9:49       ` Florian Weimer
2005-01-11 16:10     ` Alan Cox
2005-01-12 12:33       ` Florian Weimer
2005-01-13 15:36         ` Alan Cox
     [not found] <200501101959.j0AJxUvl032294@laptop11.inf.utfsm.cl>
2005-01-10 21:36 ` Indrek Kruusa

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