More adventures in Kernel security

Thursday, 25 May 2006, 11:15 AM EST

As promised, I took my own advice and started playing around with some of the improved kernel modules that I wrote about in a previous article. As the title of this month’s article implies, getting to use the new kernel was an adventure in and of itself. My kernel module of choice for this exercise was grsecurity.

At UNIX Review.

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