Re: local DDOS? Kernel panic when accessing /proc/ioports
From: Chris Wright
Date: Fri Aug 05 2005 - 14:52:31 EST
* Martin Loschwitz (madkiss@xxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> I just ran into the following problem: Having updated my box to 18.104.22.168,
> I tried to start YaST2 and noticed a kernel panic (see below). Some quick
> debugging brought the result that the kernel crashes while some user (not
> even root ...) tries to access /proc/ioports. Is this a known problem and
> if so, is a fix available?
First I've heard of it. I can't trigger here with simple cat
/proc/ioports. Must be specific to your setup. What was the last
working kernel, and what's that ioport output look like?
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