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Another look at two Linux KASLR patches (kryptoslogic.com)
57 points by ottery 13 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 1 comment

Lacking sufficient cryptoanalysis domain knowledge to comment on the security of the PRNG, I'm still curious what the status on this was:

> A recent patchset proposed for the Linux KASLR randomizes not only the kernel base address, but also reorders every function at boot time.

(I assume this just puts each function in its own section and reorders them at boot?)

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