OS Security does claim OSsurance detects buffer overflow attacks on programs running on your computer, using a patent-pending method of protection. It blocks the execution of the malicious code by ensuring system resources are being used only by legitimate code. By checking the memory page attributes pointed to by the return address of the running process, it can stop the buffer overflow attack from crashing your computer. Their site...
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