CVE-2009-0153

MEDIUM

Description

International Components for Unicode (ICU) 4.0, 3.6, and other 3.x versions, as used in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.7, iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.2.1, iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.2.1, Fedora 9 and 10, and possibly other operating systems, does not properly handle invalid byte sequences during Unicode conversion, which might allow remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

References

http://bugs.icu-project.org/trac/ticket/5691

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/jun/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jun/msg00005.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/35074

http://secunia.com/advisories/35379

http://secunia.com/advisories/35436

http://secunia.com/advisories/35498

http://secunia.com/advisories/35584

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1122.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34926

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34974

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1522

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1621

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=503071

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50488

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11366

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00336.html

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00478.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-05-13

Updated: 2017-09-29

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (17 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
67878Oracle Linux 5 : icu (ELSA-2009-1122)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
60603Scientific Linux Security Update : icu on SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
44754Debian DSA-1889-1 : icu - programming errorNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
43760CentOS 5 : icu (CESA-2009:1122)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
42081Ubuntu 8.04 LTS / 8.10 / 9.04 : icu vulnerability (USN-846-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
42005openSUSE 10 Security Update : icu (icu-6322)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
41522SuSE 10 Security Update : icu (ZYPP Patch Number 6422)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
41402SuSE 11 Security Update : icu (SAT Patch Number 1029)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
40651openSUSE Security Update : icu (icu-1028)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
40644openSUSE Security Update : icu (icu-1028)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
39525RHEL 5 : icu (RHSA-2009:1122)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
39402Fedora 10 : icu-4.0-3.1.fc10 (2009-6273)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
39400Fedora 9 : icu-3.8.1-9.fc9 (2009-6121)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
39339Safari < 4.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
38744Mac OS X 10.5.x < 10.5.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
5023Mac OS X 10.5 < 10.5.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorGeneric
critical
800792Mac OS X 10.5 < 10.5.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
high