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CVE-2010-4008 Detail

Description

libxml2 before 2.7.8, as used in Google Chrome before 7.0.517.44, Apple Safari 5.0.2 and earlier, and other products, reads from invalid memory locations during processing of malformed XPath expressions, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted XML document.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/16/2010

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.bkis.com/en/libxml2-vulnerability-in-google-chrome-and-apple-safari/
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=58731
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/11/stable-channel-update.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00004.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00006.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00000.html
http://mail.gnome.org/archives/xml/2010-November/msg00015.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=130331363227777&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=139447903326211&w=2
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0217.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4456
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4554
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4566
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4581
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2128
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:243
http://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2010-4008_CVE-2010-4494.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1749.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44779
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1016-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3046
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3076
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3100
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0230
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12148

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12148
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12148

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4008
NVD Published Date:
11/16/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017