Past Meetup

An Overview of the dirtyc0w Vulnerability

This Meetup is past

100 people went

Location image of event venue

Details

Gili Yankovitch, the CEO & Chief Security Researcher at Nyx Security Solutions (http://www.nyxsecuritysolutions.com/), will review the dirtyc0w vulnerability (CVE[masked] (https://dirtycow.ninja/)) in the Linux kernel memory subsystem. This vulnerability allows an unprivileged user to gain write access to otherwise read-only memory mappings. This talk will explore both the kernel vulnerability and its user space exploit techniques.

Schedule:

19:00-19:15 Arrival
19:15-20:15 dirtyc0w Overview
20:15-20:45 Q&A

-----
Slides from previous events can be found on slideshare (http://www.slideshare.net/kerneltlv).

We are looking for speakers for upcoming meetups!
If you are interested in becoming a speaker feel free to contact us.

KernelTLV team.