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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1682

Original release date: 06/10/2009
Last revised: 06/19/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Apple Safari before 4.0 does not properly check for revoked Extended Validation (EV) certificates, which makes it easier for remote attackers to trick a user into accepting an invalid certificate.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:N/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 disclosure of information

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 54982
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35379
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1522
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022346
External Source: BID
Name: 35353
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-06-08-1
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 35260
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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