Project Description
Crashme is a very simple program that tests the operating environment's
robustness by invoking random data as if it were a procedure.

First posted to comp.sources.unix in 1991.



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See also
http://people.delphiforums.com/gjc/crashme.html

Still relevant 18 years later, even to virtual machine environments
http://taviso.decsystem.org/virtsec.pdf

http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix-win2000/full_papers/forrester/forrester_html/index.html

If anybody can remember the presentation I made to a usenix conference in Boston in the early 1990's please contact me.

Last edited Jun 11 at 1:45 PM by publius, version 11