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Re: [suse-security] Will SuSE support stack smashing protection one day?
  • From: Thomas Biege <thomas@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Dec 2004 20:59:56 +0100
  • Message-id: <20041229195956.GB16979@xxxxxxx>
On Wed, Dec 29, 2004 at 05:43:49PM +0100, Malte Gell wrote:
> On Wednesday 29 December 2004 13:00, Thomas Biege wrote:
> Hi,
> > We evaluated various solutions. The problem is that some are very
> > intrusive and most can be bypassed.
> >
> > We are aware of the fact that we *need* such a protection and are
> > working hardly to get it done.
>
> thanx, interesting answer ;-) I guess it suggests SSP isn't the best
> solution in your view, I've just read some positive things about it and
> this initially led to my question.

We didn't checked SSP AFAIK.

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Bye,
Thomas
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Thomas Biege <thomas@xxxxxxx>, SUSE LINUX AG, Security Support & Auditing
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