ASLR and DEP implemented

Blog post by paweł_dziepak on Wed, 2013-04-17 22:37

Starting with hrev45522 address space layout randomization (ASLR) and data execution prevention (DEP) are available in Haiku. These two features, which have actually become a standard in any modern OS, make it much harder to exploit any vulnerability that may be present in an application running on Haiku thus generally improve system security.