Javascript spam due to firefox vulnerability

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Javascript spam due to firefox vulnerability

Postby Hardy » Sat Jan 30, 2010 9:17 pm

As reported by The Register some Firefox script vulnerability forces unwanted IRC connections when exploited. EFnet`s server software blocks these types of requests sent by the browser so there is no disruptions for our users.

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Re: Javascript spam due to firefix vulnerability

Postby au- » Sun Jan 31, 2010 3:49 am

You would assume something like this would only happen with IE.

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