[rsbac] /dev/mem

Amon Ott rsbac@rsbac.org
Fri Apr 12 09:54:01 2002

On Friday, 12. April 2002 05:58, Metrix wrote:
> i seem to have no access to /dev/mem, as either root
> or secoff, and i granted root permissions, what is
> going on? is it stopped by default somehow?

What is in the log?

Kernel memory is critical, so it is protected by both device and SCD-kmem 
targets. I strongly recommend not to allow any access to kmem, if not really 
necessary. You can do everything nasty through this interface.