[Beowulf] Heads up - Stack-Clash local root vulnerability
samuel at unimelb.edu.au
Tue Jun 20 20:34:45 PDT 2017
On 21/06/17 10:21, Christopher Samuel wrote:
> I suspect in those cases you have to rely entirely on the kernel
> mitigation of increasing the stack guard gap size.
I'm now seeing indications this kernel change can break some
applications (we've not touched our HPC systems yet).
Christopher Samuel Senior Systems Administrator
Melbourne Bioinformatics - The University of Melbourne
Email: samuel at unimelb.edu.au Phone: +61 (0)3 903 55545
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