Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#45 Linux bug imperils tens of millions of PCs, servers, and Android phones
For almost three years, millions of servers and smaller devices running Linux have been vulnerable to attacks that allow an unprivileged app or user to gain nearly unfettered root access. Major Linux distributors are expected to fix the privilege escalation bug this week, but the difficulty of releasing updates for Android handsets and embedded devices means many people may remain susceptible for months or years.
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#45 Linux bug imperils tens of millions of PCs, servers, and Android phones
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