CVE-2009-1708 Detail

Current Description

Apple Safari before 4.0 does not prevent calls to the open-help-anchor URL handler by web sites, which allows remote attackers to open arbitrary local help files, and execute arbitrary code or obtain sensitive information, via a crafted call.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/jun/msg00002.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022345
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35260 Exploit  Patch 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35351
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1522 Patch  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1708
NVD Published Date:
06/10/2009
NVD Last Modified:
06/19/2009
Source:
MITRE