International Journal of Computer Science and Network
Now-a-day internet threat takes a blended attack form, targeting individual users to gain control over networks and data. Buffer Overflow which is one of the most occurring security vulnerabilities in a Computer's world. Buffer Overflow occurs while writing data to a buffer and it overruns the buffer's boundary and overwrites it to a adjacent memory. The techniques to exploit buffer overflow vulnerability vary per architecture, Operating system and memory region. There are various exploitation which causes to buffer overflow attack as stack based exploitation, heap based exploitation and choice of programming language and many more.