Interesting... Decompression Bombs
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Thu Feb 12 16:24:13 GMT 2004
Cool, 29 PB :)
Is there a copy available of it anywhere?? Nifty to
test a raid array :)
On Thu, 12 Feb 2004, Julian Field wrote:
> At 14:38 12/02/2004, you wrote:
> >An interesting issue for those of us that run virus scanners for mail.
> >Check out: http://cheerleader.yoz.com/archives/001711.html
> I built defences into MailScanner for this attack a very long time ago,
> don't worry. This is an old problem.
> 100Gb out of a 7k zip file isn't the worst/best you can achieve.
> There is a zip file of 42374 bytes which expands to over 29,000,000 Gbytes
> (over 29 Petabytes).
> Julian Field
> MailScanner thanks transtec Computers for their support
> PGP footprint: EE81 D763 3DB0 0BFD E1DC 7222 11F6 5947 1415 B654
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