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Linux.com: Enhancing Kernel Security with grsecurity

Nov 16, 2005, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Virijevich)

"Is your server as secure as it could be? Sure, you use a firewall, mandate strong passwords, and patch regularly. You even take a proactive approach by performing security audits with tools such as nmap and Nessus. Yet you may still be vulnerable to zero-day exploits and privilege escalation attacks. If these possibilities keep you awake at night, you're not alone. The sleepless folks with the grsecurity project have developed an easy-to-use set of security enhancements to help put your fears to rest.

"To say that grsecurity provides many enhancements is an understatement..."

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