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How To Install paxtest On Kali Linux 2017.1

To install paxtest just follow these instructions.

Install paxtest

Test suite for the PaX kernel patch is being used by applications. A normal Linux kernel leaves the control to the application and does not implement any enforcement. Especially buffer overflow attacks benefit from the absence of kernel enforced memory control. PaX tries to do its best to enforce this control of memory used by applications, thereby making it harder to successfully exploit buffer overflows.Kali Linux 2017.1devel1:0.9.14-2+b1
sudo apt-get install paxtest

Which will install paxtest and any other packages on which it depends.

Package Data

Packagepaxtest
Version1:0.9.14-2+b1
MaintainerJavier Fernández-Sanguino Peña <[email protected]>
Home pagehttp://www.grsecurity.net/~spender/
DescriptionTest suite for the PaX kernel patch is being used by applications. A normal Linux kernel leaves the control to the application and does not implement any enforcement. Especially buffer overflow attacks benefit from the absence of kernel enforced memory control. PaX tries to do its best to enforce this control of memory used by applications, thereby making it harder to successfully exploit buffer overflows.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectiondevel

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