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  1. does Firefox 2.0.0.12 causes SYN FLOOD on vista?

    Hi,

    Totally out of the blue, my adsl router logs outbound SYN FLOOD attacks
    whenever I use Firefox 2.0.0.12. My OS is Vista Ultimate 64bit.

    Can anyone help?


    Dimitris

  2. Re: does Firefox 2.0.0.12 causes SYN FLOOD on vista?

    On Mar 7, 11:56*am, Dimitris wrote:
    > Hi,
    >
    > Totally out of the blue, my adsl router logs outbound SYN FLOOD attacks
    > whenever I use Firefox 2.0.0.12. My OS is Vista Ultimate 64bit.
    >
    > Can anyone help?
    >
    > Dimitris


    Hi Dimitris,

    i've just had the same issue with XP SP2.

    it was solved in this article:

    http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=636489

  3. Re: does Firefox 2.0.0.12 causes SYN FLOOD on vista?

    On 12-03-2008 12:17 CET, mrlarone@gmail.com composed this enchanting
    statement:
    > On Mar 7, 11:56 am, Dimitris wrote:
    > > Hi,
    > >
    > > Totally out of the blue, my adsl router logs outbound SYN FLOOD attacks
    > > whenever I use Firefox 2.0.0.12. My OS is Vista Ultimate 64bit.
    > >
    > > Can anyone help?
    > >
    > > Dimitris

    >
    > Hi Dimitris,
    >
    > i've just had the same issue with XP SP2.
    >
    > it was solved in this article:
    >
    > http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=636489
    >


    Well, the problem was circumvented by using a new profile. The cause
    could well be a faulty extension.

    --
    Kind regards,
    Melchert

    (MacOS 10.3.9 / Firefox 2.0, Thunderbird 2.0)

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