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Another firefox security bug

 
 
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Shane
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      11-24-2006
Zipper wrote:

> http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/



wasnt this on /. like yesterday?

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Mark Robinson
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      11-24-2006
Shane wrote:
> Zipper wrote:
>> http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/

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> wasnt this on /. like yesterday?


and isn't that the bug that affects IE too ?
 
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      11-24-2006
Shane wrote:
> Zipper wrote:
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>> http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/

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> wasnt this on /. like yesterday?
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No idea, was it? I don't read that site and I don't assume everyone else
does hence why I posted it like here... today

 
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      11-24-2006
Mark Robinson wrote:
> Shane wrote:
>> Zipper wrote:
>>> http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/

>> wasnt this on /. like yesterday?

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> and isn't that the bug that affects IE too ?


Yes

"Microsoft’s Internet Explorer is also vulnerable to RCSR attack, added
Chapin, although circumstances make it less likely that attackers will
exploit the bug in IE."
 
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GraB
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      11-24-2006
On Fri, 24 Nov 2006 16:45:19 +1300, Zipper <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

>http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/


Well, I never save passwords, ever, in any browser, e-mail or dial-up,
ever.


 
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Lawrence D'Oliveiro
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      11-24-2006
In message <(E-Mail Removed)>, GraB wrote:

> On Fri, 24 Nov 2006 16:45:19 +1300, Zipper <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
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>>http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/

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> Well, I never save passwords, ever, in any browser, e-mail or dial-up,
> ever.


My first thought was, "very wise". Then I realized that there is at least
one exception: my ADSL router saves my account logon password.
 
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jasen
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      11-24-2006
On 2006-11-24, Shane <(E-Mail Removed)-a-geek.net> wrote:
> Zipper wrote:
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>> http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/

>
> wasnt this on /. like yesterday?


I noticed today that a new version of Mozilla is available for Debian.
I wonder if it's related?

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Lawrence D'Oliveiro
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      11-24-2006
In message <ek6ah4$p2h$(E-Mail Removed)-a-geek.org>, jasen wrote:

> On 2006-11-24, Shane <(E-Mail Removed)-a-geek.net> wrote:
>> Zipper wrote:
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>>> http://www.rlslog.net/firefox-passwo...urity-problem/

>>
>> wasnt this on /. like yesterday?

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> I noticed today that a new version of Mozilla is available for Debian.
> I wonder if it's related?


I gather Debian are switching from Firefox to Iceweasel
<http://packages.debian.org/cgi-bin/search_packages.pl?searchon=names&version=all&exac t=1&keywords=mozilla-firefox>.
 
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