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CVE-2010-0048 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted XML document.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/15/2010

Evaluator Description

Per: http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00000.html CVE-ID: CVE-2010-0048 Available for: Mac OS X v10.4.11, Mac OS X Server v10.4.11, Mac OS X v10.5.8, Mac OS X Server v10.5.8, Mac OS X v10.6.1 or later, Mac OS X Server v10.6.1 or later, Windows 7, Vista, XP Impact: Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution Description: A use-after-free issue exists in WebKit's parsing of XML documents. Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed through improved memory reference tracking.

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0048
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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
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://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-May/041383.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-8360
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-May/041432.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-8379
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-May/041436.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-8423
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4070 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4070
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4225 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4225
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:039 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:039
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38671 External Source BID 38671
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023708 External Source SECTRACK 1023708
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1006-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1006-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2722 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-2722
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0212
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0552 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0552
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7135 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7135

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7135
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7135

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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