Subject: Re: exploit with memcpy()
To: None <>
From: Bill Squier <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/03/2002 15:12:07
On Tue, Jul 02, 2002 at 08:13:43PM +0100, wrote:
> on Tue, Jul 02, 2002 at 03:24:47PM +0000, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> > And we should strive to eliminate functions in libc that write errors
> > and warnings to stderr...
> The only thing that springs to mind that does this is malloc(3). I'm sure

And everything that uses {err,warn}[x].  Christos and I have had some
discussions about what to do, but they generally end in a decision to have
another Ketel One or beer.

Bill Squier (                

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