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Date:	Sat, 7 Jun 2014 23:02:39 +0100
From:	One Thousand Gnomes <>
To:	Pavel Machek <>
Cc:	Greg KH <>,
	Linus Torvalds <>,
	Bin Wang <>,
	Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Arnd Bergmann <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
	Norbert Ciosek <>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] char/misc driver patches for 3.16-rc1

> At the very least, we have (CAP_SYS_ADMIN?) should be required before
> allowing root to compromise kernel, no?

CAP_SYS_RAWIO for anything that can compromise the kernel itself.
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