sptrace is a LKM designed to give administrators more control over the ptrace() call. It limits users' access to the ptrace() call. It can disable ptrace altogether, or if you add a ptrace group to your system, only users in that group will be able to use ptrace().
|Tags||Security Logging Monitoring Operating System Kernels Linux Systems Administration|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: The module has been updated to work with the latest Linux kernel versions and tested with 2.6.26.
Release Notes: This version was adjusted to reflect changes in Linux, and was tested with kernel 2.6.23. Support for the 2.4 line is still there, but it is no longer tested.
No changes have been submitted for this release.