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Interview Seattle, WA

Began by asking if I knew what a stack crash is. Then asked

  what happens during a function call, and how can this be exploited.
programming, security

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Stack overflow. Function variables will be put on a program stack. Input has bigger size than the input parameter, the function could be hijacked by the extra code input with the function call.

Lee_Lo_Ban on Jun 29, 2009

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