ro1 writes: From the Freenode IRC Network Staff:
18:43 [freenode] -!- WALLOP RichiH: Hi all. As you will surely have
heard, there was a major earthquake in Peru. It seems Richard 'RMS'
Stallmann was travelling from Lima to Chimbote with Mario Ramos on
August 15th and no one has heard from him since. If you have any
information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or poke us in
#freenode. Also, if you happen to live in South or Central America,
Plase consider donating blood as that is the only thing that can
not easily be transported from outsid
Supposedly, the flaw would be performed by a regular user who would then execute malicious code that targets the Client/Server Runtime Server Subsystem — a subsystem reponsible for launching and terminating applications. This exploit could then potentially allow the regular user to gain administrator priviledges."