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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
On 11 Aug 2004 12:11:06 -0000, Bipin Gautam <visitbipin () hotmail com> wrote:
View this page:
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 126.96.36.199.) on windows 2000 (sp4) also crashes.
The image itself is not big but the html resizing of it is big.
<img width=9999999 height=9999999 src="crazy.jpg"