Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2 - '.GIF' Handling Denial of Service

EDB-ID:

29723

CVE:

N/A

Author:

Samuel

Type:

dos

Platform:

Linux

Published:

2007-03-09

source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22899/info

Firefox is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability.

An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash, resulting in denial-of-service conditions.

Little is known regarding this vulnerability; this BID will be updated when more information is disclosed.

Firefox 2.0.0.2 is prone to this issue; other versions may also be affected.

GIMP version 2.2.12 is also reported vulnerable; a segmentation fault occurs when the application processes a malicious GIF image.

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