Examining Defects in the Firefox Code Base

    Date08 Sep 2006
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Using Klocwork The analysis resulted in 655 defects and 71 potential security vulnerabilities. The Firefox team has been given the analysis results, and they will determine if or how they will deal with the issues. Only someone with in-depth knowledge and background of the Firefox code could judge the danger of a particular security vulnerability; therefore, I have not included more detailed information of these security vulnerabilities that could lead to the spreading of unfounded rumours of potential exploits. However, for those interested, I
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