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    SubjectRe: 2.4+ptrace exploit fix breaks root's ability to strace
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    On Sun, 2003-03-23 at 11:31, Lists (lst) wrote:
    > On Sat, 22 Mar 2003, Alan Cox wrote:
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    > > On Sat, 2003-03-22 at 10:31, Russell King wrote:
    > > > Are the authors of the ptrace patch aware that, in addition to closing the
    > > > hole, the "fix" also prevents a ptrace-capable task (eg, strace started by
    > > > root) from ptracing user threads?
    > >
    > > Its an unintended side effect, nobody has sent a patch to fix it yet.
    >
    > Hi,
    >
    > mlafon send a patch to the list:

    uid == 0 is the wrong test
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