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From Graham Leggett <minf...@sharp.fm>
Subject Re: rational behind not checking the return value of apr_palloc and apr_pcalloc
Date Fri, 03 Sep 2010 13:12:26 GMT
On 03 Sep 2010, at 2:37 PM, HyperHacker wrote:

> ...assuming he attacks a single httpd thread, as opposed to say a
> distributed attack or attack on an unrelated process.

How would a distributed attack be different?

Obviously an attack on an unrelated process would have nothing to do  
with checking the return value of apr_pcalloc().

Regards,
Graham
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