Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: incrediBILL

Message Too Old, No Replies

Firefox update fixes two critical bugs



9:36 pm on Sep 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member


Sorry if this is a repost. Interesting article.

"Links pointing to a host with a long name composed entirely of dashes can be crafted so that earlier versions of Firefox will execute arbitrary code of an attacker's choosing. This means that an attacker theoretically could use the flaw to take control of a user's machine, by launching what is called a buffer overflow attack."


Featured Threads

Hot Threads This Week

Hot Threads This Month