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[css-images][css-values] banning javascript: urls

From: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Date: Wed, 6 May 2015 22:51:36 +0200
Message-Id: <6BD5451C-CD87-4C58-9450-036590D7A24F@rivoal.net>
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
As shown in this presentation, firefox used to let you load "javascript:" urls as <image> values, and do fun things like freeze the browser.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=WjP7TEKB7Uo#t=1542

As far as I can tell, this no longer reproduces, but this should probably be explicitly forbidden by the spec anyway.

 - Florian
Received on Wednesday, 6 May 2015 20:52:00 UTC

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