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While reading about memory corruption I came across a solution to detect this problem i.e to use protection/padding. So that overrunning or underrunning may be avoided. This approach will lead to memory overhead and thus performance issues.

I wanted to know if there is any other approach for detecting memory corruptions which is more efficient than the mentioned approach.
Posted 19-Mar-12 0:05am
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Most profiling tools give information about memory corruption. I have used some profilers. you can find some profilers in this page C++ code profilers[^]
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Member 8576081 19-Mar-12 6:55am
   
Thanx for the reply Rahul. I know that there tools available for detecting corruption errors. I wanted to know more about the approaches used by these tools for detecting the corruption errors.
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Member 8576081 19-Mar-12 8:11am
   
It has used the same approach as mentioned above .
pwasser 19-Mar-12 10:35am
   
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