Certain modifications to the Linux kernel 2.6.16 and earlier do not
add the appropriate Linux Security Modules (LSM) file_permission hooks
to the (1) readv and (2) writev functions, which might allow attackers
to bypass intended access restrictions.
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MLIST:[linux-security-module] 20050928 readv/writev syscalls are not checked by lsm
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