Opened 7 months ago

Closed 2 months ago

#32481 closed defect (wontfix)

Backport 1571003

Reported by: sysrqb Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: TorBrowserTeam202003
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 (6)

comment:1 Changed 6 months ago by pili

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam201912 added; TorBrowserTeam201911 removed

Moving tickets to December

comment:2 Changed 6 months ago by sysrqb

This shipped in FF71 this week.

comment:3 Changed 5 months ago by sysrqb

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam202001 added; TorBrowserTeam201912 removed

comment:4 Changed 4 months ago by pili

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam202002 added; TorBrowserTeam202001 removed

Moving tickets to February

comment:5 Changed 3 months ago by pili

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam202003 added; TorBrowserTeam202002 removed

We are no longer in February, moving tickets

comment:6 Changed 2 months ago by sysrqb

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

Accepting we won't backport this before the migration.

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