IoT Devices are in Desperate Need of Live Kernel Patching

Oct 18, 2019 3:20:02 AM / by KernelCare Team

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The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) has ushered in a whole new era of cybersecurity fears. In 2018, there were an estimated 10-billion IoT devices. By 2025, this will have increased by more than sixfold. The IoT has already suffered a slew of attacks, and attacks have increased up to 300% in 2019. Many of these were Linux Kernel-focussed: Mirai, SegmentSmack, SACK Panic, SACK Slowness, and more.

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What is an Advanced RISC Machine?

Oct 11, 2019 12:10:09 AM / by KernelCare Team

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Electrical engineering is a field packed with acronyms. “Advanced RISC Machine” is an older name for the modern-day ARM processor, which represents the leading form of RISC architecture. “RISC” stands for reduced instruction set computer, and refers to a type of microprocessor architecture that optimizes performance by limiting the number of cycles per instruction within its CPU programs. 

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KernelCare Supports CentOS 8 Automated Live Patching

Oct 7, 2019 8:51:42 PM / by KernelCare Team posted in KernelCare, CentOS8

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Linux Kernel 5.3 is Here. What’s New?

Oct 3, 2019 9:30:00 PM / by KernelCare Team

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On September 15, Linus Torvalds announced the release of the Linux 5.3 kernel series, after a delay of one week and eight release candidates. As ever, the new release loops in a range of modest but important changes. 

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IoT Attacks have Increased up to 300% in 2019

Sep 30, 2019 9:13:52 PM / by KernelCare Team

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Webinar: Live Patching Linux Kernel Vulnerabilities in Scalable Hosting Environments

Sep 25, 2019 12:03:00 PM / by KernelCare Team posted in KernelCare, webinar

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Join our upcoming webinar to see how the three co-founders of Webslice, a managed cloud services company based in the Netherlands, provide mission-critical services to enterprises, saving 40 hours of admin per vulnerability with KernelCare and AWS. Learn more on the upcoming KernelCare and AWS webinar.

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5 Linux Events You Shouldn’t Miss at Arm TechCon 2019

Sep 23, 2019 8:30:51 AM / by KernelCare Team

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On October 8–10, at the San Jose Convention Center, the KernelCare team will be in booth #1238, discussing the importance of live kernel patching. We have been live-patching Linux kernels on ARM architectures for a while now, and we’re excited to discuss embedded systems, the internet of things, and other hot-button topics. You can book a meeting here and meet KernelCare’s CEO.

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KernelCare now works with vulnerability scanners

Sep 19, 2019 7:37:25 PM / by KernelCare Team posted in Vulnerability, scanners

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Vulnerability scanners are programs that scan your system to tell you whether you have software installed with known vulnerabilities.

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KernelCare: We're SOC2 Type I Compliant

Sep 18, 2019 5:20:56 PM / by Alexandra Mitroshkina

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A short while ago, we gave you an update on our SOC2 compliance journey.

We're happy to tell you that we've passed a small but significant landmark on that road: we've just been become a SOC2 Type I compliant.

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QEMU-KVM vhost/vhost_net Guest to Host Kernel Escape Vulnerability

Sep 17, 2019 10:57:42 PM / by Mikhail Pobirsky posted in KernelCare, KernelCare Blog, Vulnerability fix, CVE

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The KernelCare team are following developments for a recently-reported vulnerability involving QEMU-KVM guests running Linux kernels.

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