For example by sending an array with 2^31 elements.
7 years ago
Summary: Make sure child actors can't crash parent process through OOP → Make sure child actors can't force parent to crash with Out-of-Memory (OOM) errors
We should specifically focus this on maliciously-crafted IPC messages triggering OOM only in the parent. On b2g, after bug 768832 it will be impossible for content process allocations to cause the parent to be OOM-killed.
Christoph, would you consider this a dupe of work you are doing and closable?
Basically, yes. There will be component specific follow up bugs where such conditions failed.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 months ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 777067
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