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How to crash Chome with just a URL!

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by tb303, Sep 20, 2015.

  1. tb303

    tb303 Power Member

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    Crashed the tab(process) even in the latest version of Chrome. Crazy
     
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    That's some weird shit! :D
     
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    How could this be taken advantage of though?
     
  5. tb303

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    it crashes due to the url having a null character in it.

    Code:
    http://anything/%%30%30
    crashes opera too apparently.

    no real use other than pranking, i just thought it was interesting.
     
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  6. Aatrox

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    HAHAH that's funny!
     
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    cool ;)
     
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    Damn, this is kinda risky. What if someone has some unsaved work open and you crash their shit?

    When I opened this thread my mouse just so happened to be near the link and chrome crashed as soon as the thread loaded.
     
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    Lmao nice find!! xD this should be funny...
     
  10. tb303

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    A fair point. I did think twice should I post it. But for me hovering over it just crashes the tab its in where as pasting the url crashes the whole browser.
     
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  11. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Save the said shit before toying around with threads that announce your browser will crash? :eek:
     
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    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Also crashed the latest Canary version. Nice. :)
     
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    So just hovering over the link will do it? even if i dont click? have too many tabs open.....struggling to resist.......
     
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    I new the outcome, yet tried anyway. :buttkick:
     
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    Thanks god I use old but secure crap like FF :D btw crashed my Chrome while testing even just by hover :p
     
  16. Iguana

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    Don't worry, it only crashes the tab the link is on.
     
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    Tricky, Firefox is not crashing but opera does and this specific page of BHW has a strange pop up asking leave page or stay
     
  18. HoNeYBiRD

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    at least there's one thing what IE does better, it doesn't crash because of this, FF neither

    it's funny though how nobody mentioned IE yet, it clearly shows their browser market share :)
     
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    I got mine crashed twice lol

    First time, trying to see whether it really crashes
    Secondly, when trying to click the "Thank You" button, mouse went over that link!

    lol so funny
     
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    doesn't work on linux
    :D