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CVE-2009-1691 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability 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 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to insufficient access control for standard JavaScript prototypes in other domains.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/10/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1691
Original release date:
06/10/2009
Last revised:
02/17/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(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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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/jun/msg00002.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-06-08-1
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jun/msg00005.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-06-17-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022344 External Source SECTRACK 1022344
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35260 Exploit; Patch External Source BID 35260
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35330 External Source BID 35330
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1522 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1522
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1621 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1621
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0212

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:0.8:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:0.9:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.0:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.0.3:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.1:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.2:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.3:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.3.1:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:1.3.2:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.2:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.4:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.2:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.3:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.4:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.1:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.2:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.1:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.3:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:-:mac:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 4.0_beta
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.1:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.2:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.3:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.4:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.1:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.2:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.1:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.2:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:-:windows:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 3.2.3

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