CVE-2010-1236 Detail

Current Description

The protocolIs function in platform/KURLGoogle.cpp in WebCore in WebKit before r55822, as used in Google Chrome before 4.1.249.1036 and Flock Browser 3.x before 3.0.0.4112, does not properly handle whitespace at the beginning of a URL, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a crafted javascript: URL, as demonstrated by a \x00javascript:alert sequence.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=37383 Exploit 
http://codereview.chromium.org/858001
http://flock.com/security/
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/03/stable-channel-update.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome?view=rev&revision=41244
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212 Vendor Advisory 
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=35948
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14067

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1236
NVD Published Date:
04/01/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017
Source:
MITRE