[sword-devel] Major Sword bug found -- buffer overflow

L.Allan-pbio paraclete at bibleinverse.org
Wed Mar 1 06:43:10 MST 2006

<alert comment="unfamiliar with sword-api encryption">

If you encrypt first, then I would think that compression would not 
accomplish much ... encrypted text typically compresses very little, if at 


----- Original Message ----- 

> Martin,
> You have the flow of events incorrect. Compression is last on building. 
> Decompression is first on reading.
>> IIRC, in Sword, module encryption works like this
>> raw text -> compression -> encryption

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