Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 179171
CVE-2005-4134 Very long topic history.dat DoS
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:22 EST
Very long topic history.dat DoS
Firefox 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.
This issue also affects RHEL3
This issue also affects RHEL2.1
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,
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if the solution does not work for you.