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Why My Post about C was Wrong

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Heartbleed LogoRecently, I wrote a provocative blog posting about how I think that the C programming language itself is part the systemic problem of how Heartbleed happened.  I asked to have some of my friends who were C programmers comment, and since that point, I had a good conversation with my friend David Deppner, and from that conversation, I now can see why there hasn’t been a solution within the C compiler to solve this.

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April 13th, 2014 at 11:59 am