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Flaw in Firefox 2.0 Final
From: mike () gmail com
Date: 23 Oct 2006 13:48:33 -0000
This flaw reported by Mozilla http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-59.html
is still unfixed in the latest Firefox 2.0 final.
This exploit works in Firefox 2.0 Final: http://lcamtuf.coredump.cx/ffoxdie.html
"Jonathan Watt and Michal Zalewski independently reported timing dependent testcases that trigger crashes at the same
place during text display. We have seen no demonstration that these crashes could be reliably exploited, but they do
show evidence of memory corruption so we presume they could be.
- Flaw in Firefox 2.0 Final mike (Oct 23)