Re: [Full-Disclosure] Attacks based on predictable process IDs??
From: Wojciech Purczynski (cliph_at_isec.pl)
To: Dirk Mueller <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2003 11:54:52 +0100 (CET)
> current linux kernels provide more than 15bit pids ( I think its 30 or
> 31bits). Not much more, but it makes it slightly more difficult.
Your "current" linux doesn't seem to be stable yet ;) I haven't seen pids
wider than 15 bits on any production system :)
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