• File-based Race Condition Attacks on Multiprocessors Are Practical Threat 

      Wei, Jinpeng; Pu, Calton (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006)
      TOCTTOU (Time-of-Check-to-Time-of-Use) attacks exploit race conditions in file systems. Although TOCTTOU attacks have been known for 30 years, they have been considered "low risk" due to their typically low probability of ...