[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Kernel security advice

On Fri, Feb 18, 2005 at 08:11:28AM -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 18, 2005 at 05:07:40PM +1100, campbellm@cia.com.au wrote:
> >I like using non-modular kernels to prevent LKMs
> Of course, running a non-modular kernel doesn't prevent kernel rootkits. 

yes - and I have been the victim of one of these (the 'suckit' rootkit).
But at least using non-modular kernels prevents one class of attacks...


> Mike Stone
> -- 
> To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-security-REQUEST@lists.debian.org
> with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact 
> listmaster@lists.debian.org

Reply to: