We will be present at the 8th Edition of the Cert.Bahia EnSI that will be held in Salvador, Bahia, on October 03, 2018 (Wednesday). In this event, we will be presenting on the following topic: Introduction to vulnerability research in the Linux kernel.
In this presentation, the audience will be introduced to vulnerability research in the Linux kernel. The presentation will be divided in two parts, initially, will be introduced what is the kernel of an operating system, passing some details on computer architecture, modes of CPU as well as what motivations to study kernels, what is Linux, its eco and subsystems, research environment and tools. In the second part, we will discuss some lessons learned about vulnerabilities that have affected or are still affecting the Linux kernel.
Event: EnSI 8º Edition – Cert.Bahia
Title: Introduction to vulnerability research in the Linux kernel
Where: Leopoldo Amaral Auditorium – UFBA Polytechnic School
Rua Professor Aristídes Novis, 2 – Federation
When: October 3, 2018 (Wednesday)
Hours: 08:00 – 18:00
The slides will be available here once the presentation has been made.