Critical Browser Translation Issue Presents Massive Attack Vector


A severe problem with the way browser's (both Microsoft Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox are effected) translate the soft-hyphen (alt + 0173) character has been brought to light which malicious users could utilise alongside a multitude of injection methods as a way to gain un-authorised access and or to spoof content on websites. Whitedust Security Portal - Critical Browser Translation Issue Presents Massive Attack Vector

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 26th January 2006 4:35AM