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CVE-2012-0585 Detail

Current Description

The Private Browsing feature in Safari in Apple iOS before 5.1 allows remote attackers to bypass intended privacy settings and insert history entries via JavaScript code that calls the (1) pushState or (2) replaceState method.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Mar/msg00001.html Mailing List Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Mar/msg00003.html Mailing List Vendor Advisory
http://osvdb.org/79964 Broken Link
http://secunia.com/advisories/48288 Third Party Advisory
http://secunia.com/advisories/48377 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026774 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/73871 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
5.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0585
NVD Published Date:
03/08/2012
NVD Last Modified:
11/29/2018