DOS attach with zip of death?

Julian Field mailscanner at
Fri Nov 22 13:54:24 GMT 2002

At 12:42 22/11/2002, you wrote:
>An article on the 'zip of death':

I like the quote

>Paul Rogers, a network security analyst at MIS, has carried out tests that
>show that the exploit can be used to crash systems running MAILsweeper
>filtering software from Content Technologies and antivirus products from

MailScanner has been protected against dos attacks for a long time.
Julian Field                Teaching Systems Manager
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Tel. 023 8059 2817          University of Southampton
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