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Internet Explorer AJAX Bug
Internet Explorer AJAX Bug
Internet Explorer AJAX Bug

Internet Explorer 6.0 and below hangs when entering prepared page

When using AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) to load page content dynamicly we are allowed to do anything on the side of server. Internet Explorer process hangs when Content-type header is sent within.

Vulnerable Versions:
Internet Explorer 6.0 and below, tested on Windows XP, 2000 and 2003.


Execute the following PHP script in IE to cause it's process to die.

xmlns="" xml:lang="pl" lang="pl"> 


Discovered by
Łukasz Lach

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