Has ANSI C/C++ Been Perpetuating Unsecure Computing?

Whatever Happened to sprintf(…, “%n”, …)?

Strsafe.h: Safer String Handling in C

Security Enhancements in the CRT

Many 3rd party libraries model their API around the ANSI C/C++ libraries, introducing the capability of buffer overruns.  Is using a ANSI C++ library/compiler a good thing anymore?

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