Linux syscall hacking

20 Nov 2009

In 2009 during my time in DCU’s MSSF course, I cowrote a simple paper with my friend Tobi on messing around and doing malicious things inside the Linux kernel by implementing a new syscall that an attacker could call to enable some kind of malicious behaviour. Rootkit it is not but it was a fun little exercise. Here's the paper.

Published on 20 Nov 2009