FreeBSD Port: mpack-1.6

Kris Kennaway kris at obsecurity.org
Wed Mar 1 12:35:42 PST 2006


On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 02:08:22PM -0600, Paul Schmehl wrote:

> So the chances of overwriting a file with the same random char set is close 
> to nil.

Close to nil != nil.

I haven't read the code here, but secure handling of temp files
requires care.  The code should just use mkstemp() though.

Kris
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