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Mozilla document.open() Memory Corruption Denial of Service (deprecated)

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote host is running a version of the Mozilla browser that contains a vulnerability that will result in memory corruption. This issue occurs when document.open() is called as the action to be performed when a form is submitted. Under certain circumstances, processing this data will result in memory corruption, resulting in a denial of service.

Solution

Upgrade to the latest version of Mozilla.