Bug 179164 - CVE-2005-4134 Very long topic history.dat DoS
Summary: CVE-2005-4134 Very long topic history.dat DoS
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mozilla   
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Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Christopher Aillon
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20051203,repor...
Keywords: Security
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2006-01-27 21:01 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mozilla-1.7.12-1.5.2
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-26 09:57:36 UTC
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-01-27 21:01:20 UTC
Very long topic history.dat DoS

Mozilla will log various bits of URL information into the history.dat
file. A VERY long title logged to the history.dat file will cause
Mozilla to startup very slows and eat a great deal of memory.  This
behavior will persist until the history information is cleared.

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=319004

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2006-02-02 23:35:13 UTC
From User-Agent: XML-RPC

mozilla-1.7.12-1.5.2 has been pushed for FC4, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 3 David Eisenstein 2006-02-26 09:57:36 UTC
Closing this bug CURRENTRELEASE.

Update announcement FEDORA-2006-075 for this issue is at:
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-February/msg00005.html



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