Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 14th Apr 2006 21:31 UTC, submitted by Dylan
Privacy, Security, Encryption "Windows has grown so complicated that it is harder to secure. Well, these images make the point very well. Both images are a complete map of the system calls that occur when a web server serves up a single page of html with a single picture. The same page and picture. A system call is an opportunity to address memory. A hacker investigates each memory access to see if it is vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack. The developer must do QA on each of these entry points. The more system calls, the greater potential for vulnerability, the more effort needed to create secure applications."
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RE[6]: well
by junior on Sat 15th Apr 2006 12:05 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: well"
junior
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2005-07-07

How is this article flamebait? It only states facts.

Personally I feel that it's not inappropriate to link to an article like this on an OS related website.

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RE[7]: well
by Robert Escue on Sat 15th Apr 2006 12:11 in reply to "RE[6]: well"
Robert Escue Member since:
2005-07-08

What facts, or are you just trolling like the blog post obviously is?

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