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MindshaRE: Checking Return Values

When auditing applications it is necessary to track down every possible error that may exist. Though every programming error may not lead to code execution some may, and a good researcher will check every last one of them. One of these programming errors is the lack of return value checking. So today we take a quick look at how to check return values in an efficient manner.MindshaRE is our sometimes bi-weekly look at some simple reverse engineering tips and tricks. The goal is to keep th ...

Book Review: The Mac Hacker's Handbook

As one of the resident Mac nerds, I had been eagerly awaiting this book since Charlie mentioned it to me last year. With the arrival of this book, finding and writing exploits on Mac OS X just became a whole lot easier.