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Re: is OpenBSD Bind 4.9.7 vulnerable to the newest buffer overflows??
On Tue, Jan 30, 2001 at 08:15:45AM -0600, James Moore wrote:
> On 30 Jan 2001,, Andreas Gunnarsson wrote:
> > > According to 'cvs annotate' those printfs were changed to sprintfs by
> > > Theo in april 1997.
> > I obviously meant to say 'those sprintf()s were changed to snprintf()s'
> > Sorry, it's too early in the morning for me...
> According to the reference I have at hand, snprintf is not part of ANSI
> C. Is it an "OpenBSD-only function"?
No, its not OpenBSD only. The latest ISO C standard (C99) does include
it as well. (184.108.40.206 The snprintf function) Even if you find a
system that doesn't include it, you know where to find the source code
freely available for use under a BSD license. ;)
Dan Harnett <firstname.lastname@example.org>