Re: LSM or GRSecurity
- To: "Russell Coker" <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Subject: Re: LSM or GRSecurity
- From: "Jason Lim" <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2002 12:01:05 +0800
- Message-id: <009701c1c0d9$c6460b80$6a6adccb@mbbwph>
- Reply-to: "Jason Lim" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- References: <email@example.com> <20020227080449.41445F73F@lyta.coker.com.au> <006001c1c053$d6908aa0$434207ca@mbbwph> <20020228143104.972F722C83@lyta.coker.com.au>
Thanks for the info on this.
I'll try out GRSec 1.9.2. Are there any Debian packages, besides the
actual patch itself, that i need to download (or perhaps would be
benefitial in supplementing GRSec, even if not required)?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Russell Coker" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Jason Lim" <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2002 10:31 PM
Subject: Re: LSM or GRSecurity
> On Wed, 27 Feb 2002 15:14, Jason Lim wrote:
> > So you just applied the kernel patches (they work on 2.4.17, right?),
> > that should be it? Blah... I know I should be installing the package
> Yes, it just works!
> I started with Linux when patching your own kernel was expected, and
> something you did regularly. So I've never had any aversion to patching
> kernels, running beta kernels on servers, etc. I can understand how you
> might get nervous about it though.
> One thing to note with grsecurity, lsm, and probably many other kernel
> patches is that the feature set that's available depends on the version
> the kernel you use. The current grsecurity kernel-patch package has two
> versions of the patch, 1.9.2 for kernels >= 2.4.16 and 1.8.9 for kernels
> 2.4.14. I am not sure which version you'll get if you apply it to
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