Category Archive: Compression

Official blog for compressed file formats.

ZIP Bombs – Exploding Your Storage

A zip bomb is a compressed ZIP archive file that halts or crashes the system which reads it. The decompression software, when uncompresses such an archive file, takes an enormous amount of disk space, processing time, or memory. This makes …

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Compression Algorithms – A Brief Compendium

Compression algorithms comes under the discussion when the world is dealing with modern day challenge of digital storage space management which is how to contain the high quality and large size digital files in a smart way. The larger size …

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Compression File Formats at

Compression is a process of reducing the size of a data file through different encoding techniques. This results in reducing data size for efficient data transmission and storage. Compression techniques have evolved over the passage of time and different file…
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