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Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2011 04:13:45 -0400
From: Andrew Clausen <>
Cc: Kees Cook <>
Subject: Re: announcing libwipe

Hi Kees,

Thanks for your encouragement!

> If libwipe grew similar bit-pattern handling for new(), it could be used
> for similar purposes (trying to ferret out use-after-free or
> use-before-init bugs in general).

I'm not sure I understood your proposal.  Are you thinking about the
C++ new operator?  Is there a problem with MALLOC_PERTURB_?


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