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Comment: Re:0 terminated strings are the root of all exploi (Score 1) 70

"Stop having people program C that do not know how to program securely in C"

Unfortunately we need more than handful of programmers ... we need the less able programmers, but we can't trust them with C.

A fact abundantly clear for 2 decades, yet C persists ... billions of dollars of unnecessary damages.

Comment: Re:And it's not even an election year (Score 2) 407

Uhuh, sure ... the really assertive and organized people will make it work.

The rest can be abused, at the very least the first year. You can not honestly tell me that whole layered client/vendor/consultant shit which grew up around H1Bs is not an evil clusterfuck.

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