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- 2016-10-22 05:25:02
mm: privilege escalation via MAP_PRIVATE COW breakage.A race condition was found in the way the Linux kernel's memory subsystem handled the copy-on-write (COW) breakage of private read-only memory mappings. An unprivileged local user could use this flaw to gain write access to otherwise read-only memory mappings and thus increase their privileges on the system.https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2016-5195
virtio-net: tx stall due to failed allocations of large skbs.virtio-net: tx stall due to failed allocations of large skbs.