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Bug#296341: marked as forwarded (hangs eating memory on malformed html)

Subject: Bug#296341: marked as forwarded hangs eating memory on malformed html
From: Debian Bug Tracking System
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2005 08:18:19 -0800
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has caused the Debian Bug report #296341,
regarding hangs eating memory on malformed html
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From: Peter Gervai <[email protected]>
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Subject: Fw: Bug#296341: hangs eating memory on malformed html
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Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2005 16:09:49 -0500
From: Joey Hess <[email protected]>

Package: links
Version: 0.99+1.00pre12-1
Severity: normal
Tags: security

The following web page causes links to hang. I let it sit for about 10
minutes. It's also eating memory during this time.

http://lcamtuf.coredump.cx/mangleme/gallery/links_die1.html

This is CAN-2004-1616:

 Links allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption)
 via a web page or HTML email that contains a table with a td element and a
 large rowspan value,as demonstrated by mangleme.


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