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Re: VLA and alloca

From: Bruno Haible
Subject: Re: VLA and alloca
Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:36:29 +0100
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Pádraig Brady wrote:
> I've not analyzed the security concerns in detail, but in general
> large allocations on the stack are bad for security

Indeed. Just reading this CVE [1] from a week ago, makes me want to
disable all large allocations on the stack.


[1] https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/01/09/3

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