Loadable kernel module

Known as: Linux kernel module, Loadable kernel modules, Module (Linux) 
In computing, a loadable kernel module (or LKM) is an object file that contains code to extend the running kernel, or so-called base kernel, of an… (More)
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2013
2013
Checkpoint/Restart is the ability to save the state of a running application so that it can later resume its execution from the… (More)
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2012
2012
Loadable Kernel Modules (LKMs) provide a mechanism of inserting extending functionalities of the kernel at the run time. LKMs are… (More)
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2011
2011
Due to lack of the protecting mechanism in the kernel space, the loadable kernel modules (LKM) may be exploited and thus… (More)
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2011
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2011
Kernel descriptors [1] provide a unified way to generate rich visual feature sets by turning pixel attributes into patch-level… (More)
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2009
2009
Despite many advances in system security, rootkits remain a threat to major operating systems. First, this paper discusses why… (More)
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2009
2009
Every operating system has its own set of critical files, whose access is generally protected by access control mechanisms… (More)
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2006
2006
Revision History Revision v1.09 2006−09−24 Revised by: bjh Fix typos. Revision v1.08 2006−03−03 Revised by: bjh Add copyright… (More)
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2004
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2004
A rootkit is a collection of tools used by intruders to keep the legitimate users and administrators of a compromised machine… (More)
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2004
2004
In current extensible monolithic operating systems, loadable kernel modules (LKM) have unrestricted access to all portions of… (More)
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1999
1999
ost Unix kernels are monolithic 1,2 ; that is, the kernel is a (normally big) piece of compact code, in which all functions share… (More)
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