CVE-2007-2162

Priority
Negligible
Description
(1) Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3 and (2) GNU IceWeasel 2.0.0.3 allow remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (browser crash or system hang) via
JavaScript that matches a regular expression against a long string, as
demonstrated using /(.)*/.
References
Notes
kees> browser denial-of-service
jdstrand> ignoring-- we don't consider browser DoS as security vulnerability,
and upstream is not acting on it
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron):ignored
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Updated: 2012-06-01 15:17:51 UTC (commit 5347)