Intrusion Prevention

Mozilla.FireFox.Sidebar.Bookmark.Persistent.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox.
This issue is caused by an error in the vulnerable software when handling a malicious bookmark. It may allow remote attackers to crash the vulnerable software by sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Mozilla Firefox 2.0.8

Impact

Denial of Service

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version,available from the web site.
http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/new/