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SubjectRe: Stack Smashing and no-exec
According to Kragen:
> You say "poorly written". The trouble is, essentially all setuid
> programs or as-root-running daemons are poorly-written enough to have
> buffer-overflows in them. The only one I know about that hasn't had
> them yet is qmail-lspawn.

Perl 5.004? It's the first version I worked on; I think we got them
all excised. OTOH, we had to reimplement sprintf() to do it.
--
Chip Salzenberg - a.k.a. - <chip@perlsupport.com>
"Take it to the bridge, Sinbad! ... drop it in the water ..." //MST3K
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