NX bit

Known as: Nx flag, No-Execute flag, No eXecute bit 
The NX bit, which stands for No-eXecute, is a technology used in CPUs to segregate areas of memory for use by either storage of processor… (More)
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2014
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2014
We show that it is possible to write remote stack buffer overflow exploits without possessing a copy of the target binary or… (More)
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2013
2013
The wide adoption of non-executable page protections has given rise to attacks that employ return-oriented programming (ROP) to… (More)
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2008
2008
Current memory architectures do not practice the principle of least privilege, resulting in the exposure of memory to data… (More)
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2007
2007
Code injection attacks, despite being well researched, continue to be a problem today. Modern architectural solutions such as the… (More)
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2006
2006
This article discusses the available concepts of hardware visualization techniques that enhance the computer system safety… (More)
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