One way to prevent attack is to not read from the stream until the decoder can process the stream immediately. This approach creates a deadlock hazard and is examined in this article.
July 27th, 2020
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Compression schemes that allow head-of-line blocking are targets for memory exhaustion attacks against the decoder. One way to avoid an attack is presented.
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