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Re: Solaris 2.6 non-executable stacks
From: emarshal () LOGIC NET (Edward S. Marshall)
Date: Sun, 14 Jun 1998 21:03:28 -0500


On Fri, 12 Jun 1998, Dax Kelson wrote:
A new feature in Solaris 2.6 is the ability to turn off executable stacks.
[...]
Does anyone know how secure this implementation is?

More importantly, does anyone know whether this breaks anything, like
early versions of Solar Designer's Linux patch did?

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