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Security Notice: Uncontrolled Resource Consumption with Highly-Compressed XMPP Stanzas

The XMPP Standards Foundation has published a security notice describing an uncontrolled resource consumption vulnerability in several XMPP server implementations that support application-layer compression. Details can be found at https://xmpp.org/resources/security-notices/uncontrolled-resource-consumption-with-highly-compressed-xmpp-stanzas/.

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Posted by stpeter on April, 04, 2014 - filed under misc

In-Band Real-Time Text to Draft Standard

The XMPP Standards Foundation has advanced XEP-0301 (In-Band Real Time Text) from Experimental to Draft in its standards process. This technology enables "conversational text" to be exchanged instantly while it is being typed or created, which has applications in live speech transcription, systems for the deaf and hard of hearing ...

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Posted by stpeter on October, 09, 2013 - filed under misc

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