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[2]: In the sidebar?
by some1 on Fri 19th Apr 2013 14:07 UTC in reply to "RE: In the sidebar?"
some1
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2010-10-05

Well, how much is there to write about it?

A fair bit, actually. DEP and ASLR are not binary "on/off" features, there are many details to what they actually do in the specific implementation and deployment.

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