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Revision as of 14:19, 12 June 2006

This is a Vulnerability. To view all vulnerabilities, please see the Vulnerability Category page.


Description

Using realloc() to resize buffers that store sensitive information can leave the sensitive information exposed to attack because it is not removed from memory.

7 Pernicious Kingdoms - Heap Inspection

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