7 Years Old Critical Linux Privilege Escalation Bug Let Hackers Gain Root Access

From gbhackers.com

Linux Privilege Escalation Bug

GitHub security researcher Kevin Backhouse has recently discovered a seven-year-old critical Linux privilege escalation bug in the polkit system service, which was previously called PoilcyKit, which could allow any hackers to bypass authorization to gain root access on the affected system.

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