Security researchers have discovered more than a decade-old vulnerability in several Unix-based operating systems – including Linux, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD and Solaris – which can be exploited by attackers to escalate their privileges to root, potentially leading to a full system takeover.
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