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Unauthorized Key Zero

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052749D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Russell, TT [+details]

Abstract

IBM System/370 protection key 0 is sometimes considered to convey too much storage referencing authority for many paths within operating system programs. This can lead to the existence of operating system integrity exposures.