Reported Firefox JavaScript Flaws Just a Joke, Hackers Admit


..."The main purpose of our talk was to be humorous," said Mischa Spiegelmock, one of the duo who performed a presentation on Firefox security and called the open source browser "a complete mess" at the hacker Latest News about hacker conference.

Security experts were not amused, and Mozilla's security team, which elicited the statement from Spiegelmock conceding the exploit presentation was a stunt, said it nonetheless was taking the stack overflow issues highlighted during the presentation seriously. Technology News: Security: Reported Firefox JavaScript Flaws Just a Joke, Hackers Admit

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