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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2391

Original release date: 06/14/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Apple Safari Beta 3.0.1 for Windows allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a web page that includes a windows.setTimeout function that is activated after the user has moved from the current page.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018238
External Source: XF
Name: safari-settimeout-security-bypass(34847)
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-06-14
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2192
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 36605
External Source: BID
Name: 24457
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070613 Apple Safari: cookie stealing
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070613 Re: [Full-disclosure] Apple Safari: cookie stealing

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.1::windows

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)