Monday, May 6, 2013

Dr. Dobbs Article on Buffer Overflow Prevention with GCC

This article: is very helpful for *NIX developer working with GCC compiler(s), especially those targeting x86_64 CPU architecture.

The article goes to great length explaining how the buffer overflow protection is built into GCC. The protection is known as GCC Stack Smashing Protector (SSP).
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