The huft_build function in inflate.c in gzip before 1.3.13 creates a
hufts (aka huffman) table that is too small, which allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash or infinite
loop) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted archive. NOTE:
this issue is caused by a CVE-2006-4334 regression.
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MLIST:[bug-gzip] 20091002 gzip-1.3.13 released [major]
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