Subject: Re: proposal: disable *printf %n specifier in libc in NetBSD 1.5 To: James Chacon <email@example.com> From: Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org> List: tech-userlevel Date: 09/13/2000 11:13:17
> This logic makes no sense though in the larger context. Using this idea
> then gets() should have simply been removed as well from the library years
> ago as it's abuse can cause system compromises.
Yes, it should have.