Buffer Overflows

Buffer Overflow Overview Buffer overflows are the classic security vulnerability that have been around since the beginning of programming, and are still occurring everywhere today. Buffer overflows are very prevalent in software today and continue to be a bane of security professionals and software products. A buffer overflow is where memory have been overwritten on […]

Directory Traversal

Directory Traversal Overview Directory Traversal vulnerabilities occur once again when the user supplied input is not validated. You think we would get tired of saying this, but it appears this is a very common problem with software. A directory traversal exploit typically occurs when the following types of characters are not checked for correctly: . […]