IE completely freezes when opening html page with deeply nested spans

Won’t fix Issue #3778388


Jul 31, 2015
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Repro Steps:

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Expected Results:

The browser should be usable even when opening page with specially crafted content. In this case only the single tab should show error, not freezing the entire browser.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Rico M.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Rico M.” to “Cameron M.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Cameron M.” to “Raji S.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Raji S.” to “Josh P.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Josh P.” to “IE S.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Won’t fix”

    • Hello,

      Thank you for providing this information about the issue. Currently, we do not plan to release a fix for this problem. We are considering a solution for a future build.

      Best Wishes,
      The MS Edge Team

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