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Lansystems.com: Kernel Patches and TCP Wrappers...

Aug 13, 2000, 17:29 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Vincent Hillier)

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"One of the things I like to implement, is kernel patches. My favourite is the one from the OpenWall Project."

"I will go over the installation of that right now. First, get the file appropriate for your kernel version. If you do not know how to compile a kernel, or are running 2.2.15 or less, upgrade to 2.2.16, there is a capabilities bug that can lead to a local root compromise."

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