Re: Java and buffer overflows

From: Edsel Adap (
Date: 06/26/02

Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 11:15:51 -0400
From: Edsel Adap <>
To: Rafael Anschau <>

On Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 08:26:35PM -0300, Rafael Anschau wrote:
> I heard thatt java is invulnerable to bofs
> Has anyone succefully exploited a bof in java ?

While a java program itself may not be vulnerable to buffer
overflows, the jvm itself may be.

> Woody

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