A few thoughts.
Posted Nov 19, 2011 15:48 UTC (Sat) by NAR
In reply to: A few thoughts.
Parent article: The Journal - a proposed syslog replacement
Journald is trying to harden the logging facility against things such as attacker process flooding the log and thus causing the system to run out of space on the /var filesystem, a problem that seems to be ignored today.
And exactly how would journald solve this? All the attacker has to do is to flood the logs with unique messages...
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