full-disclosure-uk May 2007 archive
Main Archive Page > Month Archives  > full-disclosure-uk archives
full-disclosure-uk: Re: [Full-disclosure] Firefox 2.0.0.3 Out-of

Re: [Full-disclosure] Firefox 2.0.0.3 Out-of-bounds memory access via specialy crafted html file

From: Alexander Bierbaumer <alex.bierbaumer_at_nospam>
Date: Tue May 01 2007 - 14:56:19 GMT
To: full-disclosure@lists.grok.org.uk


Same here on Gentoo with 2.6.19-beyond4

On Tue, 1 May 2007 16:29:35 +0300
Mihai Donțu <mdontu@bitdefender.com> wrote:

> On Tuesday 01 May 2007 10:26, carl hardwick wrote:
> > Product: Firefox 2.0.0.3
> > Description: Out-of-bounds memory access via specialy crafted html file
> > Type: Remote
> >
> > Vulnerability can be exploited by using a large value in a href tag to
> > create an out-of-bounds memory access.
> >
> > Proof Of Concept exploit:
> > http://www.critical.lt/research/opera_die_happy.html
>
> I don't know what this exploit is supposed to do (I assume crash the browser),
> but my FF just fires up my CPU and... that's it :) I can close the tab or
> click the Home button and everything goes back to normal.
> I have FF 2.0.3 (32bit) running on a 64bit Gentoo.
>
> --
> Mihai
>
> _______________________________________________
> Full-Disclosure - We believe in it.
> Charter: http://lists.grok.org.uk/full-disclosure-charter.html
> Hosted and sponsored by Secunia - http://secunia.com/
-- Alexander Bierbaumer <alex.bierbaumer@chello.at> _______________________________________________ Full-Disclosure - We believe in it. Charter: http://lists.grok.org.uk/full-disclosure-charter.html Hosted and sponsored by Secunia - http://secunia.com/