Re: [vserver] CVE-2016-10229: MSG_PEEK - URGENT patch needed

From: Herbert Poetzl <>
Date: Mon 01 May 2017 - 11:47:55 BST
Message-ID: <>

On Mon, May 01, 2017 at 11:12:52AM +0930, Mike O'Connor wrote:
> Hi All

Hey Mike,

> I'm running 3.18.44-vs2.3.7.5-beng which is vulnerable to
> CVE-2016-10229. I checked the code again the details in
> this link

> A patch is mentioned
> and I checked the source code and the issue is there.

> I'm hoping that Ben can release patched kernel.

And patching it yourself is not an option why?


> This is an issue for my systems as I do have systems running
> that use the MSG_PEEK in udp services.

> Thanks

> MIke
Received on Mon May 1 11:48:00 2017

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