security problems with execv

Discussion in 'C Programming' started by C.G.Senthilkumar., Oct 29, 2007.

  1. This is probably a FAQ but what are the security impications of using
    execv and fork system calls?

    Thanks,
    Senthil.
     
    C.G.Senthilkumar., Oct 29, 2007
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  2. C.G.Senthilkumar.

    santosh Guest

    C.G.Senthilkumar. wrote:

    >
    > This is probably a FAQ but what are the security impications of using
    > execv and fork system calls?


    Ask in <news:comp.unix.programmer>
     
    santosh, Oct 29, 2007
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  3. C.G.Senthilkumar.

    Tor Rustad Guest

    C.G.Senthilkumar. wrote:

    >
    > This is probably a FAQ but what are the security impications of using
    > execv and fork system calls?


    You are supposted to check the C FAQ before posting!

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    Tor < | tr i-za-h a-z>
     
    Tor Rustad, Oct 29, 2007
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  4. C.G.Senthilkumar.

    Richard Guest

    Tor Rustad <> writes:

    > C.G.Senthilkumar. wrote:
    >
    >>
    >> This is probably a FAQ but what are the security impications of using
    >> execv and fork system calls?

    >
    > You are supposted to check the C FAQ before posting!


    And you will reply saying that to each and every other post that asks
    basic questions I suppose?
     
    Richard, Oct 29, 2007
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  5. C.G.Senthilkumar.

    CBFalconer Guest

    "C.G.Senthilkumar." wrote:
    >
    > This is probably a FAQ but what are the security impications of
    > using execv and fork system calls?


    There are no such calls in standard C. Try comp.unix.programmer.

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    Available for consulting/temporary embedded and systems.
    <http://cbfalconer.home.att.net>



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    CBFalconer, Oct 29, 2007
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