File-compression tool hides ugly security flaw

Thursday, 4 August 2005, 9:49 AM EST

Zlib, a popular open-source data compression technology, last month revealed an ugly flaw--a buffer overflow vulnerability that could allow attackers to crash zlib-enabled applications.

By Tim Wilson at Linux Pipeline.

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