Re: Re: A reliable kernel panic (3.6.2) and system crash whenvisiting a particular website
From: Pavel Machek
Date: Sat Oct 20 2012 - 16:32:30 EST
On Sat 2012-10-20 17:41:49, Artem S. Tashkinov wrote:
> On Oct 20, 2012, Borislav Petkov wrote:
> > Yeah, your kernel is tainted with a proprietary module (vbox*, etc). Can
> > you reproduce your corruptions (this is what it looks like) without that
> > module?
> Yes, I can reproduce this panic with zero proprietary/non-free modules loaded.
> The problem is the kernel doesn't even print a kernel panic - the
> system just freezes completely - cursor in a text console stops
If remote website can crash your Linux, that's quite significant news.
(Cc-ed netdev@ and security@ ... this may be important).
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