Exploiting the DRAM Rowhammer Bug to Gain Kernel Privileges

Rowhammer is a problem with DRAM in which repeatedly accessing a row of memory can cause bit flips in adjacent rows. In this webcast, the presenter has shown that rowhammer is practically exploitable in real-world scenarios - both in-browser through NaCl, and outside of the browser to escalate to kernel privileges.

Provided by: SecurityTube.net Topic: Enterprise Software Date Added: Sep 2015 Format: Webcast

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