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  1. phpBB3
  2. PHPBB3-14457

Malicious user can force "infinite" wait time for everyone else in viewtopic.php

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Blocker
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 3.2.0-b1
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Posting, Template Engine
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      Description

      If a malicious user wants to force a page to take seemingly infinite time to load (making the bulletin board for that content unusable) he can now force it by typing:

      __SCRIPTS_PLACEHOLDER__ 

      Multiple times in his post

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                Reporter:
                brunoais brunoais
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