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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] net: don't allow CAP_NET_ADMIN to load non-netdev kernel modules
On Wed, Mar 02, 2011 at 12:33:13AM +0300, Vasiliy Kulikov wrote:
> This patch restricts an ability of autoloading modules to netdev modules
> with explicit aliases. This fixes CVE-2011-1019.
> ...
> Signed-off-by: Vasiliy Kulikov <>

Looks good; thanks for sorting this out.

Acked-by: Kees Cook <>


Kees Cook
Ubuntu Security Team

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