Linked by Dareka on Fri 19th Apr 2013 10:40 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives "Starting with hrev45522, address space layout randomization (ASLR) and data execution prevention (DEP) are available in Haiku. These two features, which have actually become a standard in any modern OS, make it much harder to exploit any vulnerability that may be present in an application running on Haiku, thus generally improving system security."
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RE: Security fail
by axeld on Mon 22nd Apr 2013 09:55 UTC in reply to "Security fail"
axeld
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2005-07-07

I was (un)fortunate enough to get intimate knowledge about the Haiku source code after fixing the PCNet driver, and doing a few rounds of code review.


Are there any bug reports for your claims? Have you ever provided a patch?

Oh, and BTW Haiku is using FreeBSD's pcnet driver since six years.

Please troll somewhere else.

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