RE: [unisog] CERTR Advisory CA-2001-34 Buffer Overflow in System V Derived Login

Reg Quinton reggers at ist.uwaterloo.ca
Fri Dec 14 14:52:28 GMT 2001


Not too many years ago someone wrote a wrapper to check for excessively
long arguments, environment variables, etc. to be used as a front end
wrapper for some other vulnerable program (ps??).

Does anyone have some handy code that would do the same thing to protect
login whilst we await vendor solutions?




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