Opened 4 weeks ago

Last modified 6 days ago

#32481 new defect

Backport 1571003

Reported by: sysrqb Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: TorBrowserTeam201912
Cc: Actual Points:
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"Basic auth confirmation prompt spam / DOS"

It's a relatively basic patch, they add a pref for enabling the prompt and then set the pref a false, by default. They uplifted the patch to beta, so it'll be in release in a few weeks. We could apply it and let is bake in alpha for one cycle, and then release in January. Maybe Mozilla will have a better understanding of the impact by then (see

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 9 days ago by pili

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam201912 added; TorBrowserTeam201911 removed

Moving tickets to December

comment:2 Changed 6 days ago by sysrqb

This shipped in FF71 this week.

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