[LLVMdev] [PROPOSAL] Adding support for -fstack-protector-strong

Stephen Checkoway s at pahtak.org
Tue Oct 2 10:21:25 PDT 2012

On Oct 2, 2012, at 11:52 AM, John Criswell <criswell at illinois.edu> wrote:

> (and with buffer overread attacks, I'm not even sure if they do that very well).

Indeed. For a homework assignment, I had my students perform a buffer overflow on the stack that overwrote the stack canary and still exploit an admittedly trivial target program.

Stephen Checkoway

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