Language versus application security
Posted Jan 30, 2003 18:21 UTC (Thu) by JoeBuck
In reply to: Language versus application security
Parent article: A look at the MS-SQL worm
Perl doesn't have buffer overflows, but Perl-based web applications have had tons of security holes, mostly caused by not sufficiently checking user-supplied data (../../.. in paths, cross-site scripting, and the like).
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