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Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2011 14:50:22 +0200
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
To: Solar Designer <>
Cc: Tavis Ormandy <>,,
Subject: Re: LZW decompression issues

On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 04:38:08AM +0400, Solar Designer wrote:
> Hi Tavis,
> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 08:42:56PM +0200, Tavis Ormandy wrote:
> > I believe I wrote that patch,
> I believe you wrote a different patch, or two:

This is not about GNU (g)zip, but the NetBSD/FreeBSD tool of the same
name. The corresponding NetBSD advisory explicitly lists GNU gzip and
libarchive as not vulnerable.


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