ASLR implementation

Mulyadi Santosa mulyadi.santosa at
Tue Jan 4 11:51:56 EST 2011


On Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 20:04, Zubin Mithra <zubin.mithra at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I recently read about the Linux kernel implementing ASLR to prevent buffer overflow attacks.

nope...that is done to make symbol address guessing harder....

> I would like to have a look at how this is implemented by reading the kernel source code.
> Could someone offer a few pointers on where to start looking?(It would make my work slightly easier.)



Mulyadi Santosa
Freelance Linux trainer and consultant


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