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Re: DoS vulnerability in Internet Explorer
Nov 09 2009 07:02PM
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Not sure if this matters or not but it also worked on blackberry browser on blackberry 8800.
To: bugtraq (at) securityfocus (dot) com [email concealed]
Sent: Nov 8, 2009 8:54 AM
Subject: DoS vulnerability in Internet Explorer
I want to warn you about Denial of Service vulnerability in Internet
Explorer. Yesterday I already informed Microsoft.
This attack I called DoS via homepage.
With this exploit in IE6 the browser blocks, so it's become impossible to
use it and it's only possible to close it (via Task Manager).
With this exploit in IE7 the browser freezes after click on the link .
Vulnerable versions are Internet Explorer 6 (6.0.2900.2180), Internet
Explorer 7 (7.0.6000.16711) and previous versions (and possible next
I mentioned about this vulnerability at my site
Best wishes & regards,
Administrator of Websecurity web site
Sent via BlackBerry from T-Mobile
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