[svlug] (forw) [DNG] Linux system can be brought down by sending SIGILL to Systemd

Marc MERLIN marc_news at merlins.org
Sat May 25 01:27:54 PDT 2019


On Sat, May 25, 2019 at 01:18:48AM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> Yes, the root privilege is deliberately dangerous.  But it shouldn't 
> be accidentally fatal to the system just from carrying out a routine
> operation that's documented to _not_ do that.

and someone actually using systemd (i.e. not me) filed a bug, correct?
:)

Marc
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