FireFox becomes unresponsive when this IE exploit PoC is run.

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 317334

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Firefox
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critical
RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 317334
12 years ago
12 years ago

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(Reporter: jcblake, Unassigned)

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Description

12 years ago
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.

Comment 1

12 years ago

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 317334 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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