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Re: Stack protection

* Vincent <glaume@enseirb.fr> [020128 16:49]:
> I'm going to bore you with stack attacks once again ! :)
> I am testing some kernel patches which prevent the system from being
> vulnerable to stack overflows, and I am wondering : are there many languages
> which require an executable stack ?
> I think Ada needs it, but do you know more ? ie, are there such reasons to
> refuse a non-executable stack ?

I think there are some C or C++ programs needing it.
Search for trampoline (I most likely spelled it wrong,
you may get more results using the right characters).

	Bernhard R. Link
The man who trades freedom for security does not deserve 
nor will he ever receive either. (Benjamin Franklin)

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