Mozilla Firefox 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite
before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to
trick users into downloading and saving an executable file via an
image that is overlaid by a transparent image link that points to the
executable, which causes the executable to be saved when the user
clicks the "Save image as..." option. NOTE: this attack is made
easier due to a GUI truncation issue that prevents the user from
seeing the malicious extension when there is extra whitespace in the
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