Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop


Forgot your password?

Submission + - New Firefox Vulnerability Unexploitable (

An anonymous reader writes: Mozilla security blog indicates that the recently publicized very long Unicode string vulnerability is not exploitable. According to the blog post by Mozilla's VP Engineering, "while these strings can result in crashes of some versions of Firefox, the reports by press and various security agencies have incorrectly indicated that this is an exploitable bug."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

New Firefox Vulnerability Unexploitable

Comments Filter:

A bug in the hand is better than one as yet undetected.