Mozilla Privacy Bug
Saturday September 14th, 2002
Yesterday, ZDNet UK News reported that Mozilla has a privacy flaw involving HTTP referers. The flaw can be exploited using the
The bug was filed in Bugzilla as bug 145579 on Sunday 19th May, with the more serious
UPDATE! Bug 145579 has now been made public.
ANOTHER UPDATE! A fix has been checked in to the trunk. A patch for the 1.0 branch will follow shortly.
YET ANOTHER UPDATE! A patch has now been checked in to the 1.0 branch.
Maybe the developers didn't want people to know about the bug so they could exploit the bug themselves. :-) You could gain some usefull marketing info with this bug.
I wonder what other known, but hidden bugs are out there that could be put to use.
- Eric, <http://www.InvisibleRobot.com/>