Closed Bug 337973 Opened 14 years ago Closed 14 years ago

FF opens mail-client

Categories

(Firefox :: Security, defect, critical)

x86
Windows XP
defect
Not set
critical

Tracking

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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 181860

People

(Reporter: Christoph-Caina, Unassigned)

References

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Details

User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; de; rv:1.8.0.3) Gecko/20060426 Firefox/1.5.0.3
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; de; rv:1.8.0.3) Gecko/20060426 Firefox/1.5.0.3

if a page have an image-tag with an mailto: in the src option, ff opens the mail-client on the pc.

example: <img src="mailto:ex@mple.com"> the mailclient will appear.

Reproducible: Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create such a Code
2. Open The page with ff 1.5.0.3


Actual Results:  
your pc could be unusable

Expected Results:  
ff should block this code
This was posted on bugtraq, no need for the confidential flag
Group: security
Whiteboard: DUPEME

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 181860 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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