new gzip version out 1.3.9

Kevin Day thekevinday at gmail.com
Sat Dec 30 14:25:45 PST 2006


ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gzip/gzip-1.3.9.tar.gz

There is at least relevant change:
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-tar/2006-12/msg00041.html
where they state:
  "- When building gzip, the assembler is now invoked with
    --noexecstack if supported, so that gzip can better resist
    stack-smashing attacks."

-- 
Kevin Day



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