A good security review of Snow Leopard

Brief and to the point.  What you get and what you don’t. 

Snow Leopard security – The good, the bad and the missing • The Register

While Microsoft has had it implemented since the roll-out of Windows Vista, the analogous protection in Snow Leopard, which went on sale Friday, suffers from a crucial deficiency: It fails to randomize core parts of the OS, including the heap, stack and dynamic linker.

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Published in: on August 31, 2009 at 5:11 pm  Leave a Comment  

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