Elegant 0-day unicorn underscores “serious concerns” about Linux security
Scriptless exploit bypasses state-of-the-art protections baked into the OS.
"From a technical perspective, I'd say this is a continuation in proving that there are usually subtle ways to exploit almost any vulnerability. From a broader perspective, I think there are serious concerns about the state of security on the Linux desktop. Is there much proactive work going on to improve it, or are the Linux vendors mainly reactive?"