[cgl_discussion] [[Fwd: Follow up on kernel debugger authentication]]
rddunlap at osdl.org
Mon Sep 30 11:26:08 PDT 2002
On 30 Sep 2002, Andy Pfiffer wrote:
| [ after some local discussion, I'm tossing this to a wider audience. ]
| Larry sent me a proposed patch for CGL's kdb that includes support for
| password authentication.
| There are two items I think worthy of a broader discussion in this
| 2. Does this really address the security concerns? I could not find
| mention of a KDB password or KDB security in the CGL Requirements
| 1.0 document, nor in the CGL Architecture 1.0 document. I asked
| around inside OSDL for comments, and I received these two
| Comments, anyone?
See the OSDL CGL v1.1 specs at wg.osdl.org.
In the Requirements spec, it's section 5.3.2, called
Kernel Debugger Authentication.
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