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CVE-2010-0541 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the WEBrick HTTP server in Ruby in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8, and 10.6 before 10.6.4, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted URI that triggers a UTF-7 error page.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/17/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0541
Original release date:
06/17/2010
Last revised:
11/05/2012
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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Jun/msg00001.html Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-06-15-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4188 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4188
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:097 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:097
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:098 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:098
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0908.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2011:0908
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0909.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2011:0909
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40871 Patch External Source BID 40871
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40895 External Source BID 40895
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1481 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-1481

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

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