Debian (stable) is a well respected server Linux distro. I was surprised to see that in their hardening walkthrough (https://wiki.debian.org/HardeningWalkthrough) they do not support position ...
I've recently been learning about how ASLR (address space randomization) works on Linux. At least on Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux, there are two kinds of executable programs: Position ...
Possible Duplicate: Stack Overflows - Defeating Canaries, ASLR, DEP, NX is there anyway to disable ASLR in Linux kernel 2.6.32-71.el6.x86_64, with Apache privileges?? I tried this commands: ...
I've been looking a bit into kernel options for hardening, and there is one that seems to be a good idea to deploy - randomize_va_space. But before I activate that feature I started a google search, ...