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CVE-2009-1724 Detail

Current Description

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.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/09/2009      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1724
Original release date:
07/09/2009
Last revised:
09/28/2017
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

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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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jul/msg00000.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-07-08-1
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Sep/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-09-09-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3666 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3666
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3860 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3860
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35441 Exploit External Source BID 35441
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022525 External Source SECTRACK 1022525
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1827 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1827
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0212
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6208 External Source OVAL 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
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6208

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:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.3:417.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.0b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.1:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.1b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.2b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.3b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.0.4b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.0b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:4.0.0b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 4.0.1
Configuration 2
AND
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 3.0.1
OR
cpe:2.3:h:apple:iphone:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 3
AND
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 3.1
OR
cpe:2.3:h:apple:ipod_touch:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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