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zlib vulnerability affects Java?

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kohsuke
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from http://pheedo.com/click.phdo?i=86c7f806e7e7fe27211d2f3a2e39bc65
zlib is a C library for compression. Recently, reports of a vulnerability have surfaced that would allow execution of arbitrary code. This is important for Java because the JVM uses zlib internally to manage ZIP compression.