alpine 3.6
buffer weakness #32

A “classic” buffer overflow exists when a program attempts to put more data in a buffer than it can hold, or when a program puts data in a memory area outside of the boundaries of a buffer.


Weakness Breakdown

Warning code(s):

Easily used incorrectly; doesn't always 0-terminate or check for invalid pointers [MS-banned].

File Name:


strncpy(ar.arp_dev, interface, IF_NAMESIZE);

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