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From Matthew Hixson <mhix...@aventail.com>
Subject Re: Tomcat stability issues
Date Fri, 01 Sep 2000 00:47:46 GMT
On Thu, 31 Aug 2000, you wrote:
> Dan Kirkpatrick wrote:
> > 
> > I think a primary concern with respect to security is unknown.  I don't
> > think Tomcat has been tested thoroughly for things like buffer overflow
> > errors, and what their impact might be if exploited.  This is not to say
> > that Tomcat is less secure than Apache; instead, it is simply better known.
> 
> Buffer Overflow errors?  Java doesn't do buffer overflow errors.

Clearly a valuable feature missing from Java that is available in other
languages.
  -M@

-- 
Matt Hixson
Aventail Corporation
Seattle, Washington

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