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CVE-2010-0041 Detail

Description

ImageIO in Apple Safari before 4.0.5 and iTunes before 9.1 on Windows does not ensure that memory access is associated with initialized memory, which allows remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information from process memory via a crafted BMP image.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/15/2010

Evaluator Description

Per: http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00000.html ImageIO CVE-ID: CVE-2010-0041 Available for: Windows 7, Vista, XP Impact: Visiting a maliciously crafted website may result in sending data from Safari's memory to the website Description: An uninitialized memory access issue exists in ImageIO's handling of BMP images. Visiting a maliciously crafted website may result in sending data from Safari's memory to the website. This issue is addressed through improved memory handling and additional validation of BMP images. Credit to Matthew 'j00ru' Jurczyk of Hispasec for reporting this issue.

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0041
Original release date:
03/15/2010
Last revised:
09/18/2017
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:P/I:N/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 disclosure of information

Evaluator Solution

Per: http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00000.html 'Safari 4.0.5 is available via the Apple Software Update application, or Apple's Safari download site at: http://www.apple.com/safari/download/'

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00003.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-30-2
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Jun/msg00003.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-06-21-1
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00000.html Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-11-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4070 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4070
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4105 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4105
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4225 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4225
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38671 Patch External Source BID 38671
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38676 Patch External Source BID 38676
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023706 External Source SECTRACK 1023706
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6885 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6885

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6885
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6885

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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