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internetnews.com: Firefox Password Flaw Still Open?

Mar 12, 2007, 13:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"Is a flaw in the Firefox browser fixed or not? A security research claims that it's not. Mozilla says it is.

"Last November security researcher Robert Chapin discovered a zero day flaw in Mozilla Firefox's password manager. The flaw could potentially allow a maliciously crafted page to auto-fill a form with credentials intended for another site.

"Mozilla claimed that it fixed the flaw in its most recent Firefox 2.0.0.2 update. Chapin doesn't quite agree..."

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