Closed Bug 317358 Opened 16 years ago Closed 16 years ago

FireFox becomes unresponsive when this IE exploit PoC is run.

Categories

(Firefox :: General, defect)

x86
Windows XP
defect
Not set
critical

Tracking

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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 317334

People

(Reporter: jcblake, Unassigned)

References

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Details

User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20051111 Firefox/1.5
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20051111 Firefox/1.5

This PoC code actually allows remote code execution under IE. FireFox is not affected as drastically, but it's still an effective DoS attack. Works against 1.5 RC3 build as well as nightly 2005112003.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. browse to http://www.computerterrorism.com/research/ie/poc.htm
2. click on version of the exploit to run.


Actual Results:  
FireFox becomes unresponsive.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 317334 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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