Bug 167930 - CAN-2005-2871 Firefox buffer overflow
CAN-2005-2871 Firefox buffer overflow
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Christopher Aillon
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Reported: 2005-09-09 13:25 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-768
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-09-09 19:27:44 EDT
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Demo exploit (61 bytes, text/html)
2005-09-09 14:59 EDT, Josh Bressers
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-09-09 13:25:37 EDT
A specially crafted hostname which contains lots of dashes can trigger a buffer

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-09-09 14:59:50 EDT
Created attachment 118660 [details]
Demo exploit

This may have to saved to the local drive to work properly.
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-09-09 19:27:44 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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