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That's random: OpenBSD adds more kernel security

Jun 20, 2017, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Chirgwin)

OpenBSD has a new security feature designed to harden it against kernel-level buffer overruns, the "KARL" (kernel address randomised link).

The changes are described in this note to an OpenBSD developer list penned by founder and lead developer Theo de Raadt.

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