Mozilla Firefox 63.0.1 - Denial of Service (PoC)
# Exploit Title: Mozilla Firefox 63.0.1 - Denial of Service (PoC)
# Date: 2018-11-29
# Exploit Author: SAIKUMAR CHEBROLU
# Vendor Homepage: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/
# Bugzilla report: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1504512
# Version: Firefox 63.0.1
# Tested on: Windows 10
# CVE : No CVE is been assigned to this bug.
# To exploit this vulnerability please follow the below steps.
# Firefox is being crashed, when it tried to process the chunked data. when Transfer-Encoding header
# is used, we suppose to send the data in the chunks form. When all the chunks being transferred,
# we need to tell the client with chunk length zero. so that it understands chunked stream completed.
# But if we send the data after sending zero length, then firefox not able to understand it,
# and it being crashed.
Crash (after saying it is end, we still sending some data)
# here we are saying no chunked data after this.so that it should end with \r\n. But we
# are sending some data after this also. Like
# Steps to reproduce the crash
1)download the firefoxcrash.txt
2)nc -lp 8000 < firefoxcrash.txt
3)browe the url from firefox like http://localhost:8000
4)then close the netcat client. then you will obserev the firefox crash.
HTTP/1.1 200 ok
Content-disposition: attachment; filename="crash.txt"