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LinuxWorld Australia: 'DieHard' Wards Off Memory Attacks

Jan 03, 2007, 20:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Broersma)

"A U.S. computer scientist and a Microsoft researcher have devised a program that drastically reduces application crashes and can prevent some types of attacks by altering the way applications use memory...

"The program is available for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Linux, but the Windows versions only protect the Firefox browser so far. The Linux version protects any application launched once DieHard is running..."

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