Obfuscate code GPL 2 - The source uses kernel structs and GPL2 API

Lucas Tanure tanure at linux.com
Tue Jul 21 14:49:22 EDT 2015


This company released a obfuscated kernel module in GPL 2.

So, they didn't release the code at all. This is ok ?
This against the law ?

If you download the source for linux you will se this code:

 *  Copyright (C) 2007-2015 SimplyCore, LLC
 * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as
 * published by the Free Software Foundation.

#include "usbd.h"
atomic_t llIlllll=ATOMIC_INIT((0x575+1935-0xd04));atomic_t
((0xa1d+3263-0x16dc));atomic_t IllIlIlI=ATOMIC_INIT((0x128f+4169-0x22d8));
atomic_t IlIllllI=ATOMIC_INIT((0xf24+561-0x1155));
#ifdef ATOMIC64_INIT
atomic64_t llIlIlll=ATOMIC64_INIT((0xeb9+1200-0x1369));
atomic_t IllllIlI=ATOMIC_INIT((0x95+5058-0x1457));atomic_t
(0x54+4166-0x109a));atomic_t llIllIlI=ATOMIC_INIT((0x90+8277-0x20e5));
struct lllIl*IIIIlll=NULL;
spinlock_t IIIIlII;struct list_head IIIIlIlI;
static int lIIIlIII=(0x1b5b+1617-0x21ac);module_param(lIIIlIII,int,
many lines
IIIll("\x75\x73\x62\x64\x5f\x65\x78\x69\x74" "\n");}module_init(IlIIllIIl);

Lucas Tanure
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