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bio website arjun.is.lostca.se
location Brno, Czech Republic
age 28
visits member for 1 year, 5 months
seen Jun 9 at 12:46

Currently working at Red Hat, Brno.

Recent exploits (in reverse chronological order):

  • wrote a GCC optimization pass at ST-Ericsson, Eindhoven
  • studied Computer Engineering at TU, Delft
  • wrote bits of an MOM at SAP Labs, Bangalore
  • spent a few years in the foothills of the Himalayas
    (while studying Electronics at NIT, Hamirpur)

Jan
26
comment Is Ken Thompson's compiler hack still a threat?
@RussellBorogove - I misunderstood your original comment. You are right about this back-door. Cheers!
Jan
26
comment Is Ken Thompson's compiler hack still a threat?
@ruakh - Thank you for the emphasis on "this".
Jan
26
comment Is Ken Thompson's compiler hack still a threat?
@RussellBorogove - So according to you, code available for anyone to see and investigate has a higher chance of a backdoor going unnoticed than a non-free proprietary binary-only compiler?
Jan
26
awarded  Autobiographer