[PROXYPER] Security of perproxy
j-zbiciak1 at ti.com
Mon Sep 7 14:16:21 EDT 1998
'Petr Novotny' said previously:
| is perproxy immune to buffer overflow kind of problems?
I would imagine not. Without source code, an external source code
audit is rather difficult.
| How do I know that?
You don't know that. Therefore you should run the perproxy from an
| And also, can I run perproxy from some tcp wrappers? (I don't think
I believe that's correct, since it binds to the port directly and
runs as a daemon, rather than being spawned by inetd.
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