Subject: Re: Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP) and NetBSD?
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Koen Victor <email@example.com>
Date: 07/30/2005 17:35:42
"Jeremy C. Reed" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> What is this Enhanced Virus Protection for BSD Unix?
> Do we support this AMD feature?
AMD Enhanced Virus Protection is a marketing friendly description of
the non-executable bit NX. It's supported since NetBSD 2.0 and can be
altered via the PROT_EXEC permission of mmap.