in my opinion, here is what browsers should do with javascript to prevent this kind of abuse:

- give scripts a certain amount of CPU time shares

- if the script exceeds the CPU time share, fucking kill it

- for long running computations, add additional CPU time shares every so often (but not enough to allow for a script to just sit there and peg the CPU)

- give web workers a large initial quota, but refill their buckets much more slowly

this will kill monero scripts dead without breaking anything
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@kaniini This will kill badly written websites, but browser vendors don't want that because users would then switch to Chrome

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