Security updates without rebooting

Carlos Silva aka |Danger_Man| full-disclosure at
Mon Nov 7 14:41:07 PST 2005

Hello all,

Can someone explain how to apply security patches on the system without 
rebooting the machine?

I guess that I cant patch the kernel without compiling and rebooting the 
machine, so the only way is with iptables and keeping the daemons "fresh"?


Carlos Silva,

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