- OpenBSD remote exploit
- Alfredo Ortega, Gerardo Richarte
- Black Hat USA 2007 Briefings, August 1-2, 2007. Las Vegas, NV, USA.
- Date published
- OpenBSD, remote exploit
OpenBSD is regarded as a very secure Operating System. This article details one of the few remote exploit against this system. A kernel shellcode is described, that disables the protections of the OS and installs a user-mode process. Several other possible techniques of exploitation are described.