Video: Uli Drepper on buffer overflow and libc attacks

Wednesday, 26 September 2007, 10:52 AM EST

In the second of five films featuring Uli Drepper, he talks a little more about buffer overflows and another security implementation currently being used.

Learn a little about libc attacks stemming from buffer overflows and the canaries that serve to protect the stack in these emergencies.

At Red Hat Magazine.

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