Mozilla Firefox 3.0.x - Large '.GIF' File Background Denial of Service

EDB-ID:

33031


Platform:

Linux

Published:

2009-05-10

source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35280/info

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

Successful exploits can allow attackers to crash the affected browser, resulting in denial-of-service conditions.

Firefox 3.0.10 is affected; other versions may also be vulnerable. 

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