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Chrome suffers first security flaw
Written by Daniel   
Wednesday, 03 September 2008 11:30

 Chrome suffers first security flaw

September 3, 2008 7:29 AM PDT 
posted by Robert Vamos
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 On Wednesday, researchers announced a flaw in how the Google Chrome browser behaves with undefined handlers. An exploit provided as a demonstration crashes the new browser. 

In an article on the Securiteam site, Rishi Narang from Evilfingers says a crash can occur without user interaction. If a user is provided a malicious link with an undefined handler followed by a special character, Chrome crashes.


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