Monday, July 13, 2020

Linux Kernel vulnerability facilitates privilege escalation and DOS attacks

Kernel vulnerabilities have over the time challenged sysadmins either in finding quick and viable solutions to issues affecting their business, or, for the not so strong ones, even career reconsideration. However, for...

ChkRootkit vulnerability – privilege escalation

ChkRootkit is a rootkit detector, its job being to detect malicious software that could grant an unprivileged user, even a guest, full access to a machine. Imagine a website visitor taking...

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