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Oracle's Larry Ellison claims his Sparc M7 chip is hacker-proof – Errr...

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Heartbleed

Would this have stopped Heartbleed thought? OpenSSL used its own memory handling code, so as Theo de Raadt explains it bypasses many built in memory protection features. http://article.gmane.org/gmane.os.openbsd.misc/211963

As the original quote goes, "OpenSSL has exploit mitigation countermeasures to make sure it's exploitable."

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