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.
#53 Re: Fix is in
Wednesday September 18th, 2002 5:45 AM
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This is a perfect example of the advantages that open source has over other competing development models. Did you ever hear of a Microsoft bug that was fixed at the same pace after it wen't public as we've seen here?
I haven't anyway.