I mean.. did it ever happened in the history that a microphone driver sent its
data via the network?
if these attacks aren't very likely, then I was just loudly thinking..
wouldn't it be great to held some idea day for: "how to increase security? "
there would be ex.: 500 idiot ideas, but maybe 1 great, who knows.
> Sent: Monday, February 19, 2018 at 8:58 PM
> From: "Hess THR" <hessnovth...@mail.com>
> To: misc@OpenBSD.org
> Subject: Re: noob question: driver separation?
> nono, just in theory.. or it doesn't worth it?
> > Sent: Monday, February 19, 2018 at 11:05 AM
> > From: "Boudewijn Dijkstra" <mailinglists.boudew...@indes.com>
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: Re: noob question: driver separation?
> > Op Fri, 16 Feb 2018 21:51:12 +0100 schreef Hess THR
> > <hessnovth...@mail.com>:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > are there any (at least on plan or theoretical level) that drivers will
> > > be/are/would be separated? ex.:
> > >
> > > - touchpad drivers shouldn't have to do anything with network access
> > > - wireless drivers shouldn't be able to touch anything from ex.: /home
> > > - graphics/wireless/sound/disk/etc. drivers shouldn't be able to get
> > > anything from keyboards
> > > - and so on.
> > >
> > > or is this only a dream or bad concept that separation needed "inside
> > > kernel level"?
> > Why do you think it is needed? Did you see any dubious or sketchy OpenBSD
> > driver code?
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