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Buffer Overflow explained, well worth the long read

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Buffer Overflow explained, well worth the long read

Finally been able to read this long article and it is well worth reading. Reminds me of the days when I was trying to understand all the esp, eip, eas (which I have to say I have more or less forgotten haha) but this goes through the consequences of what can happen if you don't check and double check for unexpected cases. Cheers +Ars Technica

Just goes to show, it is damn hard to make things secure nowadays and we need help and tool to help us do it.

http://arstechnica.com/security/2015/08/how-security-flaws-work-the-buffer-overflow/

How security flaws work: The buffer overflow
Starting with the 1988 Morris Worm, this flaw has bitten everyone from Linux to Windows.
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Great share +Amberdeep Singh​, good excuse to eat more. Yum

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Great share+Amberdeep Singh​, good excuse to eat more. Yum
Amberdeep Singh originally shared:
Eat more cakes.



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+Koushik Dutta Vysor is awesome!!!! Must watch for Android guys! 

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+Koushik Dutta Vysor is awesome!!!! Must watch for Android guys! 


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JUST DO IT!!!

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JUST DO IT!!!
Mike Elgan originally shared:
Where, oh, where, can I buy this motivational mouse pad?

I'm even willing to start using a mouse again. 


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Daniel San is the really bully!!!

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Daniel San is the really bully!!!
John Tedesco originally shared:
It all makes sense now.


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I couldn't have said it better myself -> Tube Strike!!!! Nice rant +Eman Zaman. Maybe we need more driverless trains like the DLR... luckily I am not effected tomorrow as I do use the DLR :D

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I couldn't have said it better myself -> Tube Strike!!!!

Nice rant +Eman Zaman. Maybe we need more driverless trains like the DLR... luckily I am not effected tomorrow as I do use the DLR :D
Eman Zaman originally shared:
I don't even travel on the Tube that much but this article wound me up so much that I had to comment.

Here is my comment reproduced below (feel free to upvote it in the article itself!):
"We're meant to accept all of this because we earn £50k a year."
Do you have any idea how few people earn anything like that amount? You also must know that £50k is only the STARTING salary and it goes even higher - you must be on a much higher sum yourself. I wonder why you put the lowest figure you could. Even then, you must know that this is MORE THAN DOUBLE the starting salary for a soldier, firefighter, nurse, teacher or policeman. But why mention some context in your little one-sided rant.

"But we earn that because that's the going rate for our job…