Linux Kernel 4.1.3 (Ubuntu 17.10) waitid() SMEP/SMAP Privilege Escalation

This is a proof of concept exploit for the waitid bug introduced in version 4.13 of the Linux kernel. It can be used to break out of sandboxes such as that in Google Chrome.
Source: Linux Kernel 4.1.3 (Ubuntu 17.10) waitid() SMEP/SMAP Privilege Escalation

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