This Chapter helps you prepare for the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam by covering the following EC-Council objectives, which buffer overflows and malicious code. You will need to know specific items such as
Understand the types of buffer overflows
Stack smashing and heap-based buffer overflows are the two types of buffer overflows.
Understand the skills required to launch buffer overflow attacks
This includes knowledge of programming and knowledge of the program’s key parameters. ...