Re: Driver for display goes to a infinite loop by viewing a html!

From: Eddie Block (lists_at_blocked.org)
Date: 08/11/04

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    Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 14:18:42 -0500
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    Bipin Gautam wrote:

    >
    > Hello everybody,
    >
    > View this page:
    > http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/crazy.html
    >
    > Try scrolling the picture for few seconds...[ don't kill the process] I have tested it on several machines with intel vga. it reboots Winxp with a fetal error because The driver for the display device got stuck in an infinite loop.
    >
    > ps: I've tested with firefox and IE browser... The exploit isn't triggered via a opera browser. There have been reports, Matrox G400 video card, driver (version 5.82.18.0.) on windows 2000 (sp4) also crashes.
    >
    > in, http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/crazy.html
    > The image itself is not big but the html resizing of it is big.
    > <img width=9999999 height=9999999 src="crazy.jpg"
    >
    >
    > regards,
    > bipin gautam
    > http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/
    >
    >

    Sony Laptop
    Pentium 4-M 2.20 GHz
    1 GB Ram
    ATI Mobility Radeon 7500 AGP (LW)
            Driver Date: 11/23/2002
            Driver Version: 6.13.10.6243
    Windows XP Professional with SP2 applied

    IE: 6.0.2900.2180.xpsp_SP2_
            BSOD a few seconds after browsing page.
    Firefox: 0.9.3
            BSOD a few seconds after browsing page.
    Opera: 7.54 build 3865
            No affect at all. Image renders fine.

    Eddie


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