DescriptionBuffer overflow in the International Domain Name (IDN) support in Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 and earlier, and Netscape 18.104.22.168 and 7.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a hostname with all "soft" hyphens (character 0xAD), which is not properly handled by the NormalizeIDN call in nsStandardURL::BuildNormalizedSpec.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86 |
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
YOU Patch Nr: 10482
|SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32 |
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
|SUSE LINUX 9.2 |
SUSE LINUX 9.3