[ardour-dev] Possible exploit potential in ardour.

Taybin Rutkin taybin at earthlink.net
Tue Oct 17 19:49:23 PDT 2006

On Oct 17, 2006, at 10:05 AM, James Courtier-Dutton wrote:

> Paul Davis wrote:
>> On Sun, 2006-10-15 at 00:57 +0100, James Courtier-Dutton wrote:
>>> Note that the STACK is rwx. I.e. it is possible to execute  
>>> instructions
>>> stored on the stack. Is this really necessary for ardour? Could  
>>> ardour
>>> be modified so that the STACK is rw- and not rwx ?
>> in the words of the old tetley tea bag commercial, you hum it son,  
>> and
>> i'll play it. just tell me how or point me to it a URL that does.
> Please see attached diff file with the fix.
> With the patch, ardour then builds with rw- stack instead of rwx  
> stack.

Thanks for the patch.  Does a similar issue exist in sse64_functions.s?


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