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CVE-2008-4233 Detail

Current Description

Safari in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.1 and iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.1 does not isolate the call-approval dialog from the process of launching new applications, which allows remote attackers to make arbitrary phone calls via a crafted HTML document.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Nov/msg00002.html Vendor Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021264
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3318 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32394
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3232

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:apple:iphone:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:apple:ipod_touch:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4233
NVD Published Date:
11/25/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011