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What is Buffer Overflow ?

What is Buffer Overflow in C?

1st Sep 2019, 7:13 PM
Prince - avatar
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Buffer overflow is a vulnerability in low level codes of C and C++. An attacker can cause the program to crash, make data corrupt, steal some private information or run his/her own code. It basically means to access any buffer outside of it's alloted memory space. short read:
1st Sep 2019, 7:18 PM
BroFar - avatar
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When the amount data being added to a storage area exceeds the amount of space allocated for it.
2nd Sep 2019, 2:10 AM
Sonic - avatar
1st Sep 2019, 9:46 PM
Miquel Andreu Fuster Sancho
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