The Kernel Self-Protection Project Aims to Make Linux More Secure

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Linux.com - https://www.linux.com/news/kernel-self-protection-project-aims-make-linux-more-secure

The complexity of the Linux kernel means that it is likely to carry legacy ballast and bugs for an indefinite period of time. At the end of 2010 [4], Jonathan Corbet checked how long the safety-relevant bugs eliminated in that year had existed until discovered: 22 of the 80 loopholes examined had been in the code for more than five years!

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