I was reading
(link via Hacker News)
about fuzz testing a DNS server and when I saw that the problematic packets that caused the program to crash
could be downloaded,
I figured I would give them a try against my own DNS parsing code.
My code did not crash,
which is what I expected given that some of the tests I did included throwing random data.
But I might have to install
afl-fuzz and play around with it.
I'd really love to throw
afl-fuzz at the Protocol Stack From Hell™,
and while it would be cathartic,
in a way,
that's like shooting already dead fish in a wine barrel with a double barrel shot-gun at point-blank range.
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