Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 21 months ago

#15443 new defect

decompression bomb

Reported by: ousado Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
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Description

A malicious exit node could inject decompression bombs into most http traffic, and thus cause great annoyance to Tor Browser users. In that regard they're a more severe issue than for Firefox itself, since there's a relatively easy way to affect many users at once.

This is somewhat a duplicate of
https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/1618

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 21 months ago by teor

Severity: Normal

Set all open tickets without a severity to "Normal"

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