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Re: "Exploiting the XmlHttpRequest object in IE" - paper by Amit Klein
From: "Amit Klein (AKsecurity)" <aksecurity () hotpop com>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2005 18:06:49 +0200

On 27 Sep 2005 at 21:34, Yutaka OIWA wrote:

Hello Amit,

"Amit Klein (AKsecurity)" <aksecurity () hotpop com> writes:


This kind of bugs are already fixed in recent Mozilla browsers,
as shown in your reference [4].

[4] "setRequestHeader can be exploited using newline characters", 
Bugzilla bug 297078
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=297078 and 
"XMLHttpRequest allows dangerous request headers to be set", 
Bugzilla bug 302263

see comment #15 of bug 297078.


Oh. I missed this. So - very good. And thanks for bringing this to Bugtraq's and mine 
attention. And while we're here - kudos for your work!


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