Linux kernel 188.8.131.52 and earlier, when running on SPARC
architectures, allows local users to cause a denial of service (hang)
via a "date -s" command, which causes invalid sign extended arguments
to be provided to the get_compat_timespec function call.
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MLIST:[debian-sparc] 20060128 `date -s' on sparc64
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