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Re: [suse-security] masquerading and a monolithic kernel
  • From: Matthias Krawen <admin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 31 May 2000 12:14:37 +0200
  • Message-id: <4.3.0.20000531121108.00aeb1f0@xxxxxxxxxxx>
At 10:16 31.05.00 +0200, you wrote:

Hi !



Experimenting with a firewall I compiled a monolithic kernel with
masquerading and without loadable module support so as to make it
impossible to subvert the kernel by a malicious module.
I wondered about this too, but dont you need root-rights in order to load a kernel modul ?


MfG
Matthias





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