Contributed by Peter N. M. Hansteen on from the all the fuzzies dept.
florian@) wanted to know if something similar lurked
in the OpenBSD code as well.
The result of his investigation can be found in the article called Fuzzing ping(8) … and finding a 24 year old bug., which leads in,
What about OpenBSD?
Read the rest of the article here. It is quite a story, with lessons to be considered by anyone working on code that's been around a few years or decades.
(Comments are closed)