Auditing Unix Kernel Code presented at SyScan 2005

by Ilja van Sprundel,

Tags: Security Auditing Unix

Summary : This talk will focus on manual inspection of kernel code when available and fuzzing kernel bugs in
closed source operating systems by using common sense. The presenters will tell the audience what to
look for and where to look, and they will be shown some rather interesting examples.Some of the issues that will be handled are:It is expected that the audience has some (limited) experience with these attacks and has some basic
understanding of operating system internals. Examples will be taken from Linux, Mac OS X, Free- and OpenBSD.