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CVE-2010-0043 Detail

Description

ImageIO in Apple Safari before 4.0.5 and iTunes before 9.1 on Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted TIFF 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-2010-0043 Available for: Windows 7, Vista, XP Impact: Processing a maliciously crafted TIFF image may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution Description: A memory corruption issue exists in the handling of TIFF images. Processing a maliciously crafted TIFF image may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed through improved memory handling. Credit to Gus Mueller of Flying Meat for reporting this issue.'

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0043
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:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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/38673 Patch External Source BID 38673
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023706 External Source SECTRACK 1023706
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6901 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6901

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6901
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6901

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