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systemd 228 Had A Local Root Exploit

Just in case any of you are running a slightly older Linux system that is still running systemd 228, it turns out there was a local root exploit in that version.

24 January 2017 - systemd root exploit - 72 Comments
The Development Pace Of Systemd Fell Sharply This Year

With systemd having the most commits ever in 2015 for this project, I was curious to see how the statistics for 2016 compared... To some surprise, the number of commits to systemd fell sharply and the code churn is also down to a point not seen in a few years.

30 December 2016 - systemd 2016 - 47 Comments
Lennart's Look At Systemd This Year, What's Going To Happen In 2017

We have already covered some of the interesting talks from this year's systemd conference including how to use it for application sandboxing, a new wireless daemon coming to replace wpa_supplicant, and BUS1 is on the way. But saving the best for last in another presentation to watch this weekend for those interested in systemd: Lennart Poettering's state of the union address for systemd and a look ahead to 2017 features.

2 October 2016 - Systemd State of The Union - 39 Comments

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