Cert Viewer's Windows title shows broken characters with IDN SSL hostname

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 234856

Status

Core Graveyard
Security: UI
RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 234856
9 years ago
a year ago

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(Reporter: Masahiro YAMADA, Assigned: kaie)

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Description

9 years ago
Created attachment 364773 [details]
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Spun off from Bug 479413.
Certificate viewer's window title shows broken characters
 when showing Certificate of
 https://www.google.xn--com-edoaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa.phreedom.org/
This looks like the individual UTF-8 bytes of the name are being treated as if they were separate Unicode character values when setting the window title. Or maybe as separate characters in an 8-bit codepage; is the window title being set via a non-Unicode API, perhaps?

Comment 2

9 years ago
(In reply to comment #1)
> Or maybe as separate characters in an 8-bit codepage; is the window title being
> set via a non-Unicode API, perhaps?

Correct. It's a duplicate of bug 234856.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
OS: Windows XP → All
Hardware: x86 → All
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 234856
Product: Core → Core Graveyard
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