RE: buffer overflow question

From: Dr Anish.M (
Date: 12/06/01

From: "Dr Anish.M" <>
To: "Richard Masoner" <>, "*jnf " <>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2001 18:00:16 +0530

hope this helps ....
>if anyone knows any local exploits for the
>linux os (x86) that would follow what one could
>consider to be a 'text-book- scenario of one,

Speaking of text-books, _Building Secure Software_ by Viega and McGraw (of
the Shmoo Group and Cigital, respectively) is an excellent text from a
software design viewpoint. It includes a step-by-step walk through of
creating a UNIX buffer overflow exploit.

Richard Masoner