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Re: Driver for display goes to a infinite loop by viewing a html!
From: Anthony Petito <anthonypetito () gmail com>
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 11:00:19 -0500

I am running Win2k with all of the latest patches, SP 4 and running
Mozilla 1.7.  While it did take a while to load and scrolling was
deathly slow.. It did not crash my system or Mozilla.    Since this is
my work machine, it's only a 733Mhz with an older video card.  I am
perplexed as to why a newer video card would crash Windows with a
fatal error.

Regards,
Anthony Petito


On 11 Aug 2004 12:11:06 -0000, Bipin Gautam <visitbipin () hotmail com> wrote:


Hello everybody,

View this page:

http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/crazy.html

Try scrolling the picture for few seconds...[ don't kill the process] I have tested it on several machines with intel 
vga. it reboots Winxp with a fetal error because The driver for the display device got stuck in an infinite loop.

ps: I've tested with firefox and IE browser... The exploit isn't triggered via a opera browser. There have been 
reports, Matrox G400 video card, driver (version 5.82.18.0.) on windows 2000 (sp4) also crashes.

in, http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/crazy.html

The image itself is not big but the html resizing of it is big.

<img width=9999999 height=9999999 src="crazy.jpg"

regards,

bipin gautam

http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/



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