Intrusion Prevention

Mozilla.Firefox.Image.Border.Oversize.DoS

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit denial of service vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a img tag. It allows a remote attacker to cause a DoS via sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15.

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable application.

Recommended Actions

Update to Firefox version 2.0.0.15.

CVE References

CVE-2008-2811