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Websites may turn caret browsing on and off using synthetic events

RESOLVED FIXED

Status

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Core
Keyboard: Navigation
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minor
RESOLVED FIXED
13 years ago
12 years ago

People

(Reporter: Omar Khan, Assigned: jst)

Tracking

({fixed-aviary1.0, fixed1.7.5})

Trunk
fixed-aviary1.0, fixed1.7.5
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

Attachments

(3 attachments)

(Reporter)

Description

13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win 9x 4.90; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win 9x 4.90; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1

Malicious (in terms of sticky keys feature, remember?) websites may
turn caret browsing off and on, disorienting a user.
Generates F7 event

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Load test case


Actual Results:  
Caret browsing swicthes.

Expected Results:  
Leave my settings alone.
(Reporter)

Comment 1

13 years ago
Created attachment 163068 [details]
Onload changes caret browsing
(Assignee)

Comment 2

13 years ago
Created attachment 163099 [details] [diff] [review]
Don't enable browse with caret from untrusted events.
(Assignee)

Comment 3

13 years ago
Comment on attachment 163099 [details] [diff] [review]
Don't enable browse with caret from untrusted events.

mscott says r+sr=mscott, and asa says a=asa.
Attachment #163099 - Flags: superreview+
Attachment #163099 - Flags: review+
Attachment #163099 - Flags: approval-aviary+
(Assignee)

Comment 4

13 years ago
Fixed on aviary, made the exact same change in
xpfe/global/resources/content/bindings/browser.xml too. I'll land this on the
1.7 branch and trunk too...
Assignee: aaronleventhal → jst
Keywords: fixed-aviary1.0
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
vrfy'd fixed on linux fc2 with 2004102409-0.9+.
(Assignee)

Comment 6

13 years ago
Fixed on trunk, moving to Browser...
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Component: Keyboard Navigation → XP Miscellany
OS: Windows ME → All
Product: Firefox → Browser
Hardware: PC → All
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Version: unspecified → Trunk
(Assignee)

Comment 7

13 years ago
Created attachment 164433 [details] [diff] [review]
1.7 branch diff.
(Assignee)

Updated

13 years ago
Attachment #164433 - Flags: superreview+
Attachment #164433 - Flags: review+
Attachment #164433 - Flags: approval1.7.x?
Attachment #164433 - Flags: approval-aviary+

Comment 8

13 years ago
Comment on attachment 164433 [details] [diff] [review]
1.7 branch diff.

a=mkaply
Attachment #164433 - Flags: approval1.7.x? → approval1.7.x+
(Assignee)

Comment 9

13 years ago
Fixed on the 1.7 branch too.
Keywords: fixed1.7.x

Updated

13 years ago
Component: XP Miscellany → Keyboard: Navigation
Flags: review+
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