binary transfer

binary transfer

Transmitting program files, images and other non-textual data. Contrast with ASCII transfer.
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This makes the binary transfer much more useful than faxes or plain text e-mail that must be reformatted.
High number of false positive occurs also due to the fact that even clear-text protocols, such as HTTP, have support to binary transfers. When trying to detect valid assembly sequences, there is also a problem with some assembly instructions that have ASCII-valid opcodes.