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Format string usage

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Sat, 03 Dec 2005 21:39:41 +0200
To: QA Dev <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1133638781.2195.67.camel@localhost.localdomain>

Good food for thought; while often possibly not as dangerous as with
C/C++ programs, format string badness exists in Perl and other languages
too: http://seclists.org/lists/fulldisclosure/2005/Dec/0091.html

Validator doesn't use *printf(), but the link checker does; I'll comb
through the code to see if there are any susceptible cases.
Received on Saturday, 3 December 2005 19:40:03 UTC

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