Issue No. 04 - July/August (2006 vol. 26)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MM.2006.76
Yong-Joon Park , Iowa State University
Gyungho Lee , University of Illinois at Chicago
Zhao Zhang , Iowa State University
Although researchers have proposed several software approaches to preventing buffer overflow attacks, adversaries still extensively exploit this vulnerability. A microarchitecture-based, software-transparent mechanism offers protection against stack-based buffer overflow attacks with moderate hardware cost and negligible performance overhead.
Microarchitectural protection, buffer overflow, stack-based, RAS
Yong-Joon Park, Gyungho Lee, Zhao Zhang, "Microarchitectural Protection Against Stack-Based Buffer Overflow Attacks", IEEE Micro, vol. 26, no. , pp. 62-71, July/August 2006, doi:10.1109/MM.2006.76