Web browsing history and forward navigation stealing
- February 7, 2008
- David Bloom
- Firefox, SeaMonkey
- Fixed in
- Firefox 22.214.171.124
- SeaMonkey 1.1.8
Mozilla contributor David Bloom reported a
vulnerability in the way images are treated by the browser when a
user leaves a page which utilizes
The reported issue can be used to steal a user's navigation history,
forward navigation information, and crash the user's browser.
The crash showed evidence of memory corruption and might be exploitable
to run arbitrary code.