"discovered a heap-based buffer overflow in Sudo"
> How can I test if I have vulnerable version?
To test if a system is vulnerable or not, login to the system as a non-root user.
Run command “sudoedit -s /”
If the system is vulnerable, it will respond with an error that starts with “sudoedit:”
If the system is patched, it will respond with an error that starts with “usage:”
Just flicking through, spotted this. It's still pretty much true (the book was published in 1984).
Project spotlight: monibuca
🧩 Monibuca is a Modularized, Extensible framework for building Streaming Server
Available at: https://gitcom.org/langhuihui/monibuca
GitHub link: https://github.com/langhuihui/monibuca
"... imagine a time traveller journeying into the past to stop a disease from spreading – if the mission was successful, the time traveller would have no disease to go back in time to defeat."
"... the disease would still escape some other way, through a different route or by a different method, removing the paradox. Whatever the time traveller did, the disease wouldn't be stopped."
#timetravel #phisics #math
In a 23-1 vote, Google vetoes Web Privacy Proposals at the W3C
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I rejoice for every #achievement of my fellows and friends, but I always remind them that "the higher they are, the harder they fall". (And, I assure you I know what I'm talking about. )
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Now, THIS IS poignant, my friend.
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