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CVE-2015-3754 Detail

Current Description

The private-browsing implementation in WebKit in Apple Safari before 6.2.8, 7.x before 7.1.8, and 8.x before 8.0.8 does not prevent caching of HTTP authentication credentials, which makes it easier for remote attackers to track users via a crafted web site.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Aug/msg00000.html Mailing List Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-03/msg00054.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76339 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033274 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205033 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
6.0
Up to (excluding)
6.2.8
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
7.0
Up to (excluding)
7.1.8
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.0
Up to (excluding)
8.0.8


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3754
NVD Published Date:
08/16/2015
NVD Last Modified:
02/07/2019