lkrg VS hardened_malloc

Compare lkrg vs hardened_malloc and see what are their differences.


Linux Kernel Runtime Guard (by lkrg-org)


Hardened allocator designed for modern systems. It has integration into Android's Bionic libc and can be used externally with musl and glibc as a dynamic library for use on other Linux-based platforms. It will gain more portability / integration over time. (by GrapheneOS)
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lkrg hardened_malloc
4 337
222 716
3.6% 2.4%
7.9 8.7
6 days ago 4 days ago
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of lkrg. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-16.


Posts with mentions or reviews of hardened_malloc. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing lkrg and hardened_malloc you can also consider the following projects:

ungoogled-chromium - Google Chromium, sans integration with Google

Seedvault - A backup application for the Android Open Source Project.

Unihertz-Titan-lineageos-microg - Guide and files required to setup lineageos with microg on the Unihertz Titan

Magisk - The Magic Mask for Android

plexus - Remove the fear of Android app compatibility on de-Googled devices.

mimalloc - mimalloc is a compact general purpose allocator with excellent performance.

blokada - The official repo for Blokada for Android and iOS.


ProtonMail Web Client - Monorepo hosting the proton web clients

Vanadium - Privacy and security enhanced releases of Chromium for GrapheneOS. Vanadium provides the WebView and standard user-facing browser on GrapheneOS. It depends on hardening in other GrapheneOS repositories and doesn't include patches not relevant to the build targets used on GrapheneOS.

webclient - Angular webclient (with Linux, macOS and Windows desktop clients) for CTemplar's encrypted email service.

omapsapp - 🍃 Organic Maps is a free Android & iOS offline maps app for travelers, tourists, hikers, and cyclists. It uses crowd-sourced OpenStreetMap data and is developed with love by MapsWithMe (MapsMe) founders and our community. No ads, no tracking, no data collection, no crapware. Your donations and positive reviews motivate and inspire our small team!