​The Dirty Cow Linux bug: A silly name for a serious problem – ZDNet


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​The Dirty Cow Linux bug: A silly name for a serious problem
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Dirty Cow is a silly name, but it's a serious Linux kernel problem. According to the Red Hat bug report, "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 …
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