From: Willy Tarreau <email@example.com> To: Alexey Dobriyan <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Andrew Morton <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] execve: warn if process starts with executable stack Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:24:01 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <20191211182401.GF31670@1wt.eu> (raw) In-Reply-To: <20191211181933.GA3919@avx2> On Wed, Dec 11, 2019 at 09:19:33PM +0300, Alexey Dobriyan wrote: > Reports are better be done by people who know what they are doing, as in > understand what executable stack is and what does it mean in reality. > > > Otherwise it will just go to /dev/null with all warning about bad blocks > > on USB sticks and CPU core throttling under high temperature. > > That's fine. You don't want bugreports from people who don't know what > is executable stack. Every security bug bounty program is flooded by > such people. This is why message is worded in a neutral way. Well we definitely don't have the same experience with user reports. I was just suggesting, but since you apparently already have all the responses you needed, I'm even wondering why the warning remains. Willy
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2019-12-11 18:34 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2019-12-08 17:19 Alexey Dobriyan 2019-12-11 1:47 ` Andrew Morton 2019-12-11 7:22 ` Alexey Dobriyan 2019-12-11 9:59 ` Willy Tarreau 2019-12-11 18:19 ` Alexey Dobriyan 2019-12-11 18:24 ` Willy Tarreau [this message] 2019-12-12 21:25 ` Alexey Dobriyan 2019-12-13 9:56 ` Dan Carpenter 2019-12-13 10:23 ` Willy Tarreau 2020-02-25 21:52 ` Kees Cook
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