Pre-Grant Publication Number: 20070118712
Filing Date: November 21, 2020
Inventors: Henri van Riel, Adriaan van de Ven
Assignee: RED HAT, INC.
Current U.S. Classification: 711, 711/170000
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The method as claimed in Claim 1, further comprising:
receiving, by said O/S instruction to allocate memory for an application; and,
in response, said O/S determining if a pool having freed memory units available for reuse will not result in a data security breach if data included in said freed memory units of said pool is allocated to said application; and,
if no data security breach results, allocating said freed memory units of that pool to said application without the O/S expending overhead of deleting data included in said freed memory units.