Experiment for "Polyglot and Ambiguous Files"

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GitHub repository
Assigned user
p.kalauner
Start date
5/19/2020
Title
Polyglot and Ambiguous Files
Authors
Paul Kalauner
Status
Finished

Result from 5/21/2020 3:13 PM

Summary

This work shows how vague aspects of file format specifications can lead to polyglot and ambiguous files. In this experiment the created files are evaluated regarding their compatibility with different programs and the contents that are displayed.

Connection to the author
I am one of the authors
Extent
Complete research
Type
Original Research
Experiment ended with
The same results
Instruction clarity
Yes
Duration of experiment
80.00 h
GitHub commit hash
3f113522580c2c91a6c75803a9422ac51a445fe3