Linux Kernel Debugging and Security (LFD440)

Course Description Schedule
 

Course Overview

Learn the methods and internal infrastructure of the Linux kernel. This course focuses on the important tools used for debugging and monitoring the kernel, and how security features are implemented and controlled.

Who should attend

This course is for those interested in learning how to write Linux kernel code and understand security aspects of the Linux kernel.

Prerequisites

Knowledge of basic kernel interfaces and methods such as how to write, compile, load and unload modules, use synchronization primitives, and the basics of memory allocation and management, such as is provided by Linux Kernel Internals and Development (LFD420).

Course Content

  • Introduction
  • Preliminaries
  • Kernel Features
  • Monitoring and Debugging
  • The proc Filesystem **
  • kprobes
  • Ftrace
  • Perf
  • Crash
  • Kernel Core Dumps
  • Virtualization**
  • QEMU
  • Linux Kernel Debugging Tools
  • Embedded Linux**
  • Notifiers**
  • CPU Frequency Scaling**
  • Netlink Sockets**
  • Introduction to Linux Kernel Security
  • Linux Security Modules (LSM)
  • SELinux
  • AppArmor
  • Netfilter
  • The Virtual File System
  • Flash Memory Filesystems
  • Filesystems in User-Space (FUSE)**
  • Journaling Filesystems**

** These sections may be considered in part or in whole as optional. They contain either background reference material, specialized topics, or advanced subjects. The instructor may choose to cover or not cover them depending on classroom experience and time constraints.

Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,690.- €
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.


Dates and Booking
 
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Germany
28/01/2019 - 31/01/2019 Stuttgart
18/02/2019 - 21/02/2019 Frankfurt
11/03/2019 - 14/03/2019 Munich
01/04/2019 - 04/04/2019 Münster
06/05/2019 - 09/05/2019 Hamburg
03/06/2019 - 06/06/2019 Düsseldorf
24/06/2019 - 27/06/2019 Berlin
05/08/2019 - 08/08/2019 Stuttgart
FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

17/12/2018 - 20/12/2018 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Ljubljana
11/03/2019 - 14/03/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Prague
17/06/2019 - 20/06/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Budapest
04/11/2019 - 07/11/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Sofia
Switzerland
28/01/2019 - 31/01/2019 Zurich
23/04/2019 - 26/04/2019 Zurich
05/08/2019 - 08/08/2019 Zurich
14/10/2019 - 17/10/2019 Zurich
Austria
11/03/2019 - 14/03/2019 Vienna (iTLS)
03/06/2019 - 06/06/2019 Vienna (iTLS)
07/10/2019 - 10/10/2019 Vienna (iTLS)
16/12/2019 - 19/12/2019 Vienna (iTLS)

Fast Lane Flex™ Classroom If you can't find a suitable date, don't forget to check our world-wide FLEX™ training schedule.

Europe
Bulgaria
04/11/2019 - 07/11/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Sofia
Czech Republic
11/03/2019 - 14/03/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Prague
Hungary
17/06/2019 - 20/06/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Budapest
Slovenia
17/12/2018 - 20/12/2018 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Ljubljana
 

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