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New malloc() Implementation Fixes Ancient Bug in yacc
on Fri 11th Jul 2008 01:55 UTC, submitted by
(at least 33 years old) stack-overflow bug has been discovered and
in yacc, thanks to
a new malloc() implementation
by Otto Moerbeek. More info and a complete description of the bug can be found
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on Fri 11th Jul 2008 03:28 UTC
Good ol' OpenBSD - outstanding, as always!
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