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CVE-2012-5851 Detail

Description

html/parser/XSSAuditor.cpp in WebCore in WebKit, as used in Google Chrome through 22 and Safari 5.1.7, does not consider all possible output contexts of reflected data, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass a cross-site scripting (XSS) protection mechanism via a crafted string, aka rdar problem 12019108.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/15/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (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): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.opensecurityresearch.com/2012/09/simple-cross-site-scripting-vector-that.html Exploit
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=92692 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80072

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:webkit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.57:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.58:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.59:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.65:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.67:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.76:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.78:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.79:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.89:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.91:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.92:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.94:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:22.0.1229.95:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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22.0.1229.96

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:5.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:webkit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-5851
NVD Published Date:
11/15/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017