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CVE-2009-1687 Detail

Description

The JavaScript garbage collector in WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0, iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.2.1, and iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.2.1 does not properly handle allocation failures, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted HTML document that triggers write access to an "offset of a NULL pointer."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/10/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/jun/msg00002.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jun/msg00005.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022345 Patch
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613 Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1950
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:330
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35260 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35309
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-822-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-836-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-857-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1522 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1621
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10260
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01177.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01196.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01199.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01200.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10260
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10260

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:0.8:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:0.9:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.0:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.0.3:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.1:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.2:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.3:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.3.1:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.3.2:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.2:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.4:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.2:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.3:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.4:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.1:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.2:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.1:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.3:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.0_beta

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.1:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.2:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.3:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.4:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.1:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.2:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.1:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.2:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:windows:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.2.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1687
NVD Published Date:
06/10/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017