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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1724

Original release date: 07/09/2009
Last revised: 03/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0.2, as used on iPhone OS before 3.1, iPhone OS before 3.1.1 for iPod touch, and other platforms, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to parent and top objects.

Impact

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/07/2009)
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of the kdelibs packages, as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0212
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3860
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-09-09-1
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1827
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43068
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-07-08-1
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2011:002
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35758
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022525
External Source: BID
Name: 35441
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 55738
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3666
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36677
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6208

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6208
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:3.0.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:3.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0
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* cpe:/h:apple:iphone
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* cpe:/a:apple:safari:4.0.0b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:4.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.2.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.1.0b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.1.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.4b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.3b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.2b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.1b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.1:beta
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.0b
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.4
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.9.3
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.9.2
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.9
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.8
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.3
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:2.0
* cpe:/a:apple:safari:4.0.1 and previous versions
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* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:3.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:3.0.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:3.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:2.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1
* cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0
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* cpe:/h:apple:ipod_touch
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Technical Details

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