Concurrency vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 184.108.40.206 and earlier
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and
that load a deeply nested XML file, followed by redirecting the
browser to another page, which leads to a concurrency failure that
causes structures to be freed incorrectly, as demonstrated by (1)
ffoxdie and (2) ffoxdie3. NOTE: it has been reported that Netscape
8.1 and K-Meleon 1.0.1 are also affected by ffoxdie. Mozilla
confirmed to CVE that ffoxdie and ffoxdie3 trigger the same underlying
vulnerability. NOTE: it was later reported that Firefox 2.0 RC2 and
220.127.116.11 are also affected.
Note:References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
BUGTRAQ:20060812 Concurrency-related vulnerabilities in browsers - expect problems
Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when
the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not
necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was
discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly
disclosed, or updated in CVE.
This is an entry on the CVE
list, which standardizes names for security