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Re: FW: MPlayer ^ Glibc vulnerability/Bug

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: FW: MPlayer ^ Glibc vulnerability/Bug
Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2003 20:46:50 +0200
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"Otero, Hernan" <address@hidden> writes:

> Passing a null as an argument to the strcasecmp function in the glibc will
> crash...

Yes.  Don't do that then.  NULL is not a string.


Andreas Schwab, SuSE Labs, address@hidden
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