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CVE-2012-0588 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in WebKit, as used in Apple iOS before 5.1, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2012-0586, CVE-2012-0587, and CVE-2012-0589.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/08/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0588
Original release date:
03/08/2012
Last revised:
01/05/2018
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/2012/Mar/msg00001.html Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2012-03-07-2
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Mar/msg00003.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2012-03-12-1
http://secunia.com/advisories/48288 External Source SECUNIA 48288
http://secunia.com/advisories/48377 External Source SECUNIA 48377
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026774 External Source SECTRACK 1026774

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.3:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.1:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.5:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.5:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:5.0:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:5.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:5.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.0.1
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.0.1
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.0.1
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.0.1

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