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Another kernel core dump security issue

Another kernel core dump security issue

Posted Dec 14, 2006 16:14 UTC (Thu) by pflugstad (subscriber, #224)
In reply to: Another kernel core dump security issue by beejaybee
Parent article: Another kernel core dump security issue

Um, I think in this context core_dump refers to the core of the APPLICATION process, not the kernel., and I don't think any kernel data structures are included in this.


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Another kernel core dump security issue

Posted Dec 19, 2006 5:08 UTC (Tue) by roelofs (guest, #2599) [Link]

That was my interpretation, too. I believe the kernel kind is more commonly referred to as a "crash dump."

Greg


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