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‘Andromeda’ will be Google’s Windows NT

Ian Joyner

Those things that an OS needs to prevent are things that should never have been allowed to happen in the first place.

Security and software correctness are heavily intertwined and such monstrosities as out-of-bounds reads on arrays, buffer overflows, or pointers reading beyond the buffer at which they are pointing should be disallowed at as low a level as possible.

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