Description of the issue:
Visiting a specific website causes Brave to quickly start using 100% CPU, leading to an unresponsive browser UI, and eventually a nearly unresponsive system UI.
Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.
- Install Brave Beta on macOS Mojave.
a. Open an incognito window to make sure there are no extensions interfering/causing this.
- Visit https://skepticalscience.com/empirical-evidence-for-co2-enhanced-greenhouse-effect.htm
- Enjoy using Force Quit
Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):
Pretty clear. Fans start blowing like crazy, nothing is usable.
Load the page without freezing the machine, like Chrome does (works fine!), Safari, and Firefox.
Reproduces how often:
Brave Version(See the
About Brave page in the main menu):
Version 0.67.112 Chromium: 76.0.3809.62 (Official Build) beta (64-bit)
Reproducible on current live release (yes/no):
On current beta, yes
None. Pretty simple. I did not test on stable.