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bug #20450: More malicious/faulty server tests needed

Submitter:  Micah Cowan <micahcowan>
Submitted:  Wed 11 Jul 2007 08:40:26 PM UTC
   
 
Category:  Testing Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Confirmed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  None Operating System:  None
Reproducibility:  None Fixed Release:  None
Planned Release:  2.0 Regression:  None
Work Required:  3 - Months Patch Included:  None
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Wed 11 Jul 2007 08:40:26 PM UTC, original submission:  

Most of our testing is oriented on well-behaved servers. We should have a series of tests, both "white"- and "black"-box, that send abnormal data of various kinds to wget, in an effort to trick it. Lines with insufficient components (such as the "220 " lines that were causing problems with the ftp_syst function in the past), syntactically invalid stuff, craftily-placed NUL characters, hugely long lines, etc ... all of these things could be tested.

Micah Cowan <micahcowan>

 

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