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Speaker: Alexander Popov


I'm a Linux kernel developer. I work at Positive Technologies ( and specialize in Linux kernel security.

20 of my patches are applied to the Linux kernel mainline. Most important commits:

The latter is the fix for CVE-2017-2636 in the Linux kernel (, which I would like to speak about.

My open source developer profile:

Speaker experience:
- PHDays VI (short track, in Russian):
- LinuxCon Japan 2016 (in English):