Announced: November 15, 2016
Reporter: Jordi Chancel
Fixed in: Firefox 50
- Description :
Security researcher Jordi Chancel reported a mechanism where disruption of the loading of a new web page can cause the previous page’s favicon and SSL indicator to not be reset when the new page is loaded.
Note: this issue only affects Firefox for Android. Desktop Firefox is unaffected.
Vulnerability demonstration (video):